#2**+2 **

15^145 mod 26 = 15

If you do the actual division, this is what you should get:

15^145 / 26 =1312983338 7719885766 1024601110 7556846410 9960169490 7167019486 7931722744 5648476512 7652340511 7917837585 4355823111 0988664260 7746973976 4592875193 1985691324 0913015145 5218975360.**576 923 076 923 .**

**If you multiply the fraction 0.576 923 076 923 x 26 = 15 - which is the remainder.**

Guest Oct 26, 2019

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Guest
Oct 26, 2019

#4**+1 **

I attempted it this way. We know that 15^145 = 15^5(29). I then took 15^5 mod 26, or 19. Then, I took 19^29 mod 26, which gave me **15**.

ThatOnePerson Oct 27, 2019