July 2022

Hardy-Ramanujan’s Number 1729


“An equation for me has no meaning unless it represents thought of God”, he once said.

Ramanujan made the integer number 1729 famous with the revelation that it was the smallest number that could be expressed as a sum of two cubes in two different ways!

So what happens when we need products of any integer with this famous integer 1729?  Let’s take a 11 digit randomly selected integer example:

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