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 A073259 Length of FixedPointList leading to value of n-th composite number. 5
 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 4, 4, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 3, 4, 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 3, 4, 5, 4, 3, 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 4, 5, 4, 4, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 4, 4, 4, 3, 4, 4, 4, 5, 4, 4, 4, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 4, 4, 5, 5, 4, 4, 5, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 5, 4, 4, 4, 3, 4, 5 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 LINKS FORMULA See program below. EXAMPLE n=1000000:the list={1000000,1078499,1084157,1084577,1084604,1084605}, its length including initial term is 6, while composite[1000000]=1084605. MATHEMATICA Table[Length[FixedPointList[w+PrimePi[ # ]+1&, w]]-1, {w, 1, 128}] CROSSREFS Cf. A064814, A002808, A073255-A073264. Sequence in context: A117499 A063570 A023977 * A174987 A214926 A268368 Adjacent sequences:  A073256 A073257 A073258 * A073260 A073261 A073262 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Labos Elemer, Jul 22 2002 STATUS approved

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