A Dirichlet character is **principal** (or **trivial**) if it has order $1$, equivalently, if it is induced by the unique Dirichlet character of modulus 1.

The value of the principal Dirichlet character of modulus $q$ at an integer $n$ is $1$ if $n$ is coprime to $q$ and $0$ otherwise.

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- Last edited by Pascal Molin on 2019-04-30 12:03:55

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- 2019-04-30 12:03:55 by Pascal Molin (Reviewed)
- 2019-04-10 02:07:04 by Pascal Molin
- 2019-01-12 15:48:06 by Andrew Sutherland

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