nLab
finite field

Idea

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

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

References

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