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A041009 Denominators of continued fraction convergents to sqrt(7). 5
1, 1, 2, 3, 14, 17, 31, 48, 223, 271, 494, 765, 3554, 4319, 7873, 12192, 56641, 68833, 125474, 194307, 902702, 1097009, 1999711, 3096720, 14386591, 17483311, 31869902, 49353213, 229282754, 278635967 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,3

COMMENTS

Sqrt(7) = 2 + 9/14 + 9/(14*223) + 9/(223*3554) + 9/(3554*56641)...; sum of these 5 terms = 2.64575131088, with sqrt(7) = 2.64575131106... The terms 14, 223, 3554,...= a(4), a(8), a(12),... - Gary W. Adamson, Dec 27 2007

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..1000

C. Elsner, M. Stein, On Error Sum Functions Formed by Convergents of Real Numbers, J. Int. Seq. 14 (2011) # 11.8.6

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (0,0,0,16,0,0,0,-1).

FORMULA

G.f.: (1+x+2*x^2+3*x^3-2*x^4+x^5-x^6)/(1-16*x^4+x^8). [Colin Barker, Mar 13 2012]

MATHEMATICA

Table[Denominator[FromContinuedFraction[ContinuedFraction[Sqrt[7], n]]], {n, 1, 50}] (* Vladimir Joseph Stephan Orlovsky, Mar 16 2011*)

CROSSREFS

Cf. A010465, A041008.

Sequence in context: A260143 A275303 A281500 * A042367 A100341 A041869

Adjacent sequences:  A041006 A041007 A041008 * A041010 A041011 A041012

KEYWORD

nonn,cofr,frac,easy

AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane.

STATUS

approved

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