--- On Mon, 10/6/08, Mike Oakes <mikeoakes2@...
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "aldrich617" wrote:
> > Let A(x) = 5x^2 - 5x +1
> > with K > 3,
> > and n or p denoting the number of terms in a sequence.
> > For any value of K first find the sum of the
> consecutive integers
> > K1 + K2.....+ Kn = S such that Kn < (3K -1)/2.
> Proof of Conjecture 1):
> If K is even, n = K/2.
> If K is odd, n = (K-1)/2.
Nowhere is it specified that n is maximal. Of course, it's underspecified if you don't assume that, but all that means is that the problem's underspecified.