The OEIS Foundation is supported by donations from users of the OEIS and by a grant from the Simons Foundation.

 Hints (Greetings from The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences!)
 A057944 Largest triangular number less than or equal to n; write m-th triangular number m+1 times. 17

%I

%S 0,1,1,3,3,3,6,6,6,6,10,10,10,10,10,15,15,15,15,15,15,21,21,21,21,21,

%T 21,21,28,28,28,28,28,28,28,28,36,36,36,36,36,36,36,36,36,45,45,45,45,

%U 45,45,45,45,45,45,55,55,55,55,55,55,55,55,55,55,55,66,66,66,66,66,66

%N Largest triangular number less than or equal to n; write m-th triangular number m+1 times.

%H Reinhard Zumkeller, <a href="/A057944/b057944.txt">Rows n = 0..100 of triangle, flattened</a>

%F a(n) = floor((sqrt(1+8*n)-1)/2)*floor((sqrt(1+8*n)+1)/2)/2 = (trinv(n)*(trinv(n)-1))/2 = A000217(A003056(n)) = n - A002262(n)

%F a(n) = (1/2)*t*(t-1), where t = floor(sqrt(2*n+1)+1/2) = A002024(n+1). - _Ridouane Oudra_, Oct 20 2019

%e a(35) = 28 since 28 and 36 are successive triangular numbers and 28 <= 35 < 36.

%p A057944 := proc(n)

%p k := (-1+sqrt(1+8*n))/2 ;

%p k := floor(k) ;

%p k*(k+1)/2 ;

%p end proc; # _R. J. Mathar_, Nov 05 2011

%t f[n_] := Block[{a = Floor@ Sqrt[1 + 8 n]}, Floor[(a - 1)/2]*Floor[(a + 1)/2]/2]; Array[f, 72, 0]

%t t0=0; t1=1; k=1; Table[If[n < t1, t0, k++; t0=t1; t1=t1+k; t0], {n, 0, 72}]

%t With[{nn=15},Table[#[[1]],#[[2]]+1]&/@Thread[{Accumulate[Range[ 0,nn]],Range[ 0,nn]}]]//Flatten (* _Harvey P. Dale_, Mar 01 2020 *)

%o a057944 n = a057944_list !! n -- common flat access

%o a057944_list = concat a057944_tabl

%o a057944' n k = a057944_tabl !! n !! k -- access when seen as a triangle

%o a057944_row n = a057944_tabl !! n

%o a057944_tabl = zipWith (\$) (map replicate [1..]) a000217_list

%o -- _Reinhard Zumkeller_, Feb 03 2012

%o (PARI) a(n)=my(t=(sqrtint(8*n+7)-1)\2);t*(t+1)/2 \\ _Charles R Greathouse IV_, Jan 26 2013

%Y Cf. A000217, A003056, A003056, A056944, A057945, A127739.

%K easy,nonn,tabl

%O 0,4

%A _Henry Bottomley_, Oct 05 2000

%E Keyword tabl added by _Reinhard Zumkeller_, Feb 03 2012

Lookup | Welcome | Wiki | Register | Music | Plot 2 | Demos | Index | Browse | More | WebCam
Contribute new seq. or comment | Format | Style Sheet | Transforms | Superseeker | Recent
The OEIS Community | Maintained by The OEIS Foundation Inc.

Last modified April 16 17:01 EDT 2021. Contains 343050 sequences. (Running on oeis4.)