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 Sep 23 accepted Covering with most possible equal size subsets having pairwise singleton intersections Aug 23 awarded Popular Question Apr 1 awarded Popular Question Sep 26 awarded Scholar Sep 26 accepted Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Sep 26 awarded Nice Question Sep 25 awarded Supporter Sep 25 comment Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Many thanks! I've got the solution, after discarding my original hypothesis about one of the numbers being a prime. Sep 25 comment Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Insight!! I was going completely in the wrong tangent, and thought that the primality of one of the numbers was the key. Sep 25 comment Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Asal: Very true! I'm imagining this in the 1940s, when a computer was still a novelty, and mathematics of this sort could still convene a press conference, just to excuse the short-sightedness of the hotshot. Sep 25 comment Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Steve D: I'm getting the idea that since one of the numbers is prime, it wouldn't be possible. But I'm having trouble expressing that the sum/difference of two $composites^x$ can't equal $prime^x$. Sep 25 asked Mistaken counterexample to FLT; where's the mistake? Jul 14 awarded Student Jul 12 comment Covering with most possible equal size subsets having pairwise singleton intersections Also, $x \approx 10*y$ in my first attempts at solving a specific version of this problem; now I'm trying to generalize it. Jul 12 comment Covering with most possible equal size subsets having pairwise singleton intersections Edited as requested. Apologies to all; I knew I had trouble defining the problem clearly, but I couldn't see where the problem was. Jul 12 awarded Editor Jul 12 revised Covering with most possible equal size subsets having pairwise singleton intersections added 189 characters in body Jul 12 asked Covering with most possible equal size subsets having pairwise singleton intersections Apr 7 awarded Autobiographer