

A048991


Write down the numbers 1,2,3,... but omit any number (such as 12 or 23 or 31 ...) which appears in the concatenation of all earlier terms.


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1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 54, 55, 57, 58, 59, 60, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 76, 77, 79, 80, 87, 88, 90, 99, 100, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 112
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OFFSET

1,2


REFERENCES

Invented by 10yearold Hannah Rollman.


LINKS

T. D. Noe, Table of n, a(n) for n=1..10000
Nick Hobson, Python program for this sequence


EXAMPLE

12 is omitted since we see "1,2" at the beginning of the sequence; 101 is omitted because we can see "10,1[1]"; etc.


MATHEMATICA

Clear[a]; a[1] = 1; s = "1"; a[n_] := a[n] = Catch[ For[k = a[n1] + 1, True, k++, If[ StringFreeQ[s, t = ToString[k]], s = s <> t; Throw[k] ] ] ]; Table[a[n], {n, 1, 75}] (* JeanFrançois Alcover, Jan 09 2013 *)


PROG

(Python) see Hobson link
(Haskell)
import Data.List (isInfixOf)
a048991 n = a048991_list !! (n1)
a048991_list = f [1..] [] where
f (x:xs) ys  xs' `isInfixOf` ys = f xs ys
 otherwise = x : f xs (xs' ++ ys)
where xs' = reverse $ show x
 Reinhard Zumkeller, Dec 05 2011


CROSSREFS

See A048992 for the omitted numbers.
Cf. A105390.
Sequence in context: A023753 A035332 A318536 * A321292 A131881 A053460
Adjacent sequences: A048988 A048989 A048990 * A048992 A048993 A048994


KEYWORD

nonn,nice,base,easy


AUTHOR

Bernardo Recamán (ignotus(AT)hotmail.com)


EXTENSIONS

Edited by Patrick De Geest, Jun 02 2003


STATUS

approved



