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July 15th, 2018, 11:16 PM   #1
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Negative residues

How do we count the number of negative residues when applying Gauss's Lemma? Is it the ceiling function of (p-1)/4 which seems to work but not been seen in any literature?
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What did you mean by "seems to work"? Which cases did you consider?
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