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Let p be a prime.

Let p be a prime. Show that every prime divisor of 2^p -1 is larger than p

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Question: Check if p is a prime number, then every prime divisor of 2 p −1 f p .
Solution: let, a = 2 p − 1 .
To check if the prime divisor of q is greater than p, we will consider some test...

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