# nLab finite field

## Idea

A field with finitely many elements. $\mathbb{F}_p$.

Of the form $\mathbb{F}_{p^n}$ for $p$ a prime number. For $n = 1$ this is a prime field.

## References

Revised on December 10, 2014 19:57:36 by Urs Schreiber (82.152.234.169)