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A005427 Josephus problem.
(Formerly M3759)
5
5, 7, 9, 12, 16, 22, 29, 39, 52, 69, 92, 123, 164, 218, 291, 388, 517, 690, 920, 1226, 1635, 2180, 2907, 3876, 5168, 6890, 9187, 12249, 16332, 21776, 29035, 38713, 51618, 68824, 91765, 122353, 163138, 217517, 290023, 386697, 515596, 687461, 916615, 1222153, 1629538, 2172717, 2896956, 3862608, 5150144, 6866859, 9155812, 12207749, 16276999, 21702665, 28936887, 38582516, 51443354 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

Is this the same as A072493 with its first 8 terms removed? See also the similar conjecture concerning A005428 and A073941.

REFERENCES

N. J. A. Sloane and Simon Plouffe, The Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences, Academic Press, 1995 (includes this sequence).

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..1000

K. Burde, Das Problem der Abzählreime und Zahlentwicklungen mit gebrochenen Basen, J. Number Theory 26(2) (1987), 192-209.

Index entries for sequences related to the Josephus Problem

MATHEMATICA

f[s_] := Append[s, Ceiling[5 + Plus@@(s/3)]]; Nest[f, {5}, 100] (* Vladimir Joseph Stephan Orlovsky, Jan 08 2011 *)

CROSSREFS

Cf. A005428, A072493.

Sequence in context: A075329 A177031 A159018 * A116024 A115913 A200268

Adjacent sequences:  A005424 A005425 A005426 * A005428 A005429 A005430

KEYWORD

nonn,changed

AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane, Simon Plouffe

EXTENSIONS

More terms (from the Burde paper, p. 208) from R. J. Mathar, Sep 26 2006

STATUS

approved

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