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#math trivia #42 solution

#math trivia for #February11:42 is the second smallest tricomposite:42 = 2*3*7; what are its eight divisors? — Burt Kaliski Jr. (@modulomathy) February 11, 2012 Tricomposite is not in the dictionary, but its definition should be clear from context:  a tricomposite number is the product of three primes.  Bicomposite numbers are common in cryptography — the … Continue reading