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All positive integers other than 223 are the sum of fewer than 37 positive fifth powers.

David Wells, The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers, entry 223.

Table of n, a(n) for n=28..37.

223 requires 37 positive fifth powers to sum to it

Cf. A048266.

Sequence in context: A260174 A285157 A096954 * A251677 A073500 A121969

Adjacent sequences: A048264 A048265 A048266 * A048268 A048269 A048270

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Jud McCranie

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