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Field:F5

Definition

This is the unique field (up to isomorphism) having five elements. It is a prime field, and is the quotient of the ring of integers by the ideal of multiples of 5.

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GAP implementation

The field can be defined using GAP's GF function:

GF(5)

It can also be defined using the ZmodnZ function:

ZmodnZ(5)