Four Representations Using Squares

Consider the number $3600$. It is very special, because
3600 &= 48^2 + &&36^2\\
3600 &= 20^2 + 2 \times &&40^2\\
3600 &= 30^2 + 3 \times &&30^2\\
3600 &= 45^2 + 7 \times &&15^2

Similarly, we find that $88201 = 99^2 + 280^2 = 287^2 + 2 \times 54^2 = 283^2 + 3 \times 52^2 = 197^2 + 7 \times 84^2$.
In 1747, Euler proved which numbers are representable as a sum of two squares.
We are interested in the numbers $n$ which admit representations of all of the following four types:
n &= a_1^2 + && b_1^2\\
n &= a_2^2 + 2 && b_2^2\\
n &= a_3^2 + 3 && b_3^2\\
n &= a_7^2 + 7 && b_7^2,
where the $a_k$ and $b_k$ are positive integers.
There are $75373$ such numbers that do not exceed $10^7$.

How many such numbers are there that do not exceed $2 \times 10^9$?

This is a pretty complex and very specific problem. It involves number theory (specifically, the structure of polynomial equations with integer solutions) and computational ability to evaluate these relationships.

Unfortunately, solving it with analytical formulas only isn’t quite possible. This is due to the high degree of complexity and the need for an intensive search for solutions meeting the given conditions.

However, this problem can be solved programmatically, meaning you should write a computer program that will check each number up to 2 * 10^9 for its ability to fulfill the four given conditions. For a number `n`, this program should find solutions `a_i^2 + i * b_i^2 = n`, where i takes the values 1, 2, 3, 7.

The algorithm required might involve maintaining arrays to track potential values for the a’s and b’s and systematically checking whether the equations can form a valid combination for each number up to the target.

Please note, the required solution will likely require significant computational resources and time due to the large target number (2 * 10^9) and the four complex conditions that each number needs to satisfy.

The problem is essentially a programming challenge rather than a simple mathematical problem. A proper approach would be using an optimized algorithm with an efficient data structure for handling such range. Additionally, parallel computing or distributed computing might be used for reducing the computation time, depending on the resources available to you.

For exact code solution or algorithm, based on programming languages like Python, Java, C++, etc., it would be more suitable to approach communities that specialize in these areas.

To sum up, the accurate answer to “how many such numbers are there that do not exceed 2 * 10^9?” isn’t straightforward and requires significant computational power and specialized approach in terms of programming and algorithm optimization.

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Tribonacci Non-divisors
The Chase
Minkowski Sums

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