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Additive number theory

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  1. a branch of number theory that studies ways to express an integer as the sum of integers in a set

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  2. a term from mathematics

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  3. Two classical problem in this area of number theory are the Goldbach conjecture and Waring's problem

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  4. Many of these problems are studied using the tools from the Hardy-Littlewood circle method and from sieve methods

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  5. For example, Vinogradov proved that every sufficiently large odd number is the sum of three primes, and so every sufficiently large even integer is the sum of four primes

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  6. Hilbert proved that, for every integer k > 1, every nonnegative integer is the sum of a bounded number of k-th powers

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