## On Solving General Linear Equations in the Set of Natural Numbers

**Authors:** Florentin Smarandache

The utility of this article is that it establishes if the number of the natural solutions
of a general linear equation is limited or not. We will show also a method of solving,
using integer numbers, the equation ax - by = c (which represents a generalization of
lemmas 1 and 2 of [4]), an example of solving a linear equation with 3 unknowns in N,
and some considerations on solving, using natural numbers, equations with n unknowns.

**Comments:** 4 pages

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[v1] 6 Mar 2010

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