Accession Number : AD0616401

Title :   THE RATIONAL POINTS ON A TRANSCENDENTAL CURVE,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gross,O.

Report Date : 02 NOV 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A short elementary proof of the irrationality of (arctan p)/pi is given, where p is a positive rational number different from unity. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS, RATIONAL NUMBERS), (*RATIONAL NUMBERS, TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS), IRRATIONAL NUMBERS, ALGEBRA, TRIGONOMETRY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE