November 1st, 2007, 10:33 AM  #1 
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Let F be a field containing exactly four elements F = {0,1,b,c}. Write out what its multiplications table must be, explaining how you determined what b^2 had to be.

November 1st, 2007, 07:00 PM  #2 
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Have you worked out part of the table yet? Most of it should be pretty easy. What options do you have for the value of b^2? 

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