Cauchy-Davenport theorem

If A and B are non-empty subsets of p, then


where A+B denotes the sumset of A and B.


  • 1 Melvyn B. Nathanson. Additive Number Theory: Inverse Problems and Geometry of Sumsets, volume 165 of GTM. Springer, 1996. 0859.11003.
Title Cauchy-Davenport theoremMathworldPlanetmath
Canonical name CauchyDavenportTheorem
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Entry type Theorem
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Related topic Sumset