

A103865


a(1) = 1; a(n) = smallest positive integer not occurring earlier in sequence if n is a composite. a(n) = a(n1)th smallest positive integer among those not occurring earlier in sequence if n is prime.


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1, 2, 4, 3, 7, 5, 11, 6, 8, 9, 19, 10, 22, 12, 13, 14, 30, 15, 33, 16, 17, 18, 40, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 53, 26, 56, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 68, 34, 35, 36, 76, 37, 79, 38, 39, 41, 87, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 98, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 109, 52, 112, 54, 55, 57, 58, 59, 125, 60, 61, 62, 132
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OFFSET

1,2


COMMENTS

Sequence is a permutation of the positive integers.


LINKS

Michael De Vlieger, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000


EXAMPLE

Since 5 is prime, a(5) = a(4)th (3rd) smallest positive integer not occurring earlier in sequence. The terms not occurring earlier in sequence are 5,6,7,8,9... and the 3rd of these is 7.


MATHEMATICA

Block[{a = {1}, nn = 71, s}, s = Range[2, 2 nn + 1]; Do[{AppendTo[a, First@ #1], Set[s, #2]} & @@ TakeDrop[s, If[CompositeQ@ i, 1, {a[[i  1]]}]], {i, 2, nn}]; a] (* Michael De Vlieger, Sep 25 2017 *)


CROSSREFS

Cf. A103864, A103866, A103867.
Sequence in context: A257465 A120234 A249571 * A065579 A304741 A280741
Adjacent sequences: A103862 A103863 A103864 * A103866 A103867 A103868


KEYWORD

nonn


AUTHOR

Leroy Quet, Feb 18 2005


EXTENSIONS

More terms from Franklin T. AdamsWatters, Nov 22 2006


STATUS

approved



