2
$\begingroup$

I am studying linear Diophantine equations with real coefficients: \begin{equation} ax+by=1\qquad a,b\in\mathbb{R} \end{equation} I have no clue about where to begin; could someone please point me to some starting point? I was not able to find anything in the question database.

$\endgroup$
  • $\begingroup$ $x, y$ should be integers while $a,b$ are real? $\endgroup$ – Bernard Nov 24 '15 at 20:49
  • $\begingroup$ Exactly, for instance $\pi\cdot 2+(1/2-\pi)\cdot 2=1$ $\endgroup$ – marco trevi Nov 24 '15 at 20:51

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.