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Delving Deeper
Delving Deeper: Finding Sums of Positive Consecutive Integers for Any Given Total

Christopher P. Gillotte; Edited by Maurice Burke, J. Kevin Colligan, Maria Fung, and Jeffrey J. Wanko 

April 2014, Volume 107, Issue 8, Page 632

Abstract:
The number of sets of two or more positive consecutive integers that can be added to obtain a given number is a property of the exponents of the odd prime factors of the number.

Keywords:
Article
Algebraic Patterns
Grades 9-12
Teacher
Number Patterns
Number Theory
Prime Numbers