The expression

in which the Coefficients differ from zero and in which the exponents are Algebraic Numbers differing from each other, cannot equal zero.

**References**

Dörrie, H. ``The Hermite-Lindemann Transcendence Theorem.'' §26 in
*100 Great Problems of Elementary Mathematics: Their History and Solutions.* New York: Dover, pp. 128-137, 1965.

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