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A common \(q\)-analogue of two supercongruences. (English) Zbl 1439.33007
This paper gives a \(q\)-congruences whose specializations \(q=1\) and \(q= -1\) correspond to supercongrences (B.2) and (H.2) on Van Hammer’s list in \(p\)-adic Functional A analysis. At the end a general common \(q\)-congruence for related hypergeometric sums is given.
This paper also, displays the following historical discussion, taking into account G. Bauer’s formula [J. Reine Angew. Math. 56, 101–121 (1859; ERAM 056.1478cj)],which traditionally gives different methods for proofs of hypergeometric identities, and its special status linked to the fact that it belongs to a family of series for \(\frac{1}{\pi}\) of Ramanujan type and Ramanujan treatment and discussion in [S. Ramanujan, Quart. J. 45, 350–372 (1914; JFM 45.1249.01)].
Different methods used to prove this identity, some used hypergeometric functions, some used other methods such as a creative telescoping method which is a computer proof given by S. B. Ekhad and D. Zeilberger [in: Geometry, analysis and mechanics. Dedicated to Archimedes on his 2281st birthday. Singapore: World Scientific. 107–108 (1994; Zbl 0849.33003)] based on Wilf-Zilberger’s of creative telescoping. The paper also gives some historic links between congruences and their methods of proof.
The authors introduced and executed a new method of creative micro scoping to prove (and reprove) many \(q\)-analogues of classical supercongruences and on \(q\)-congruencies’ goal of this paper is to present new \(q\)-analogue of Van Hammer’s supercongruence, which was given in two theorems.
In section two a family of one parameter \(q\)-congruencies was presented through two theorems and one Lemma. A full discussion including some limiting cases is also presented. At the end one finds a list of references.

33D15 Basic hypergeometric functions in one variable, \({}_r\phi_s\)
11A07 Congruences; primitive roots; residue systems
11B65 Binomial coefficients; factorials; \(q\)-identities
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