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A195574 Denominators a(n) of Pythagorean approximations b(n)/a(n) to 2/5. 4
1, 12, 651, 5720, 12480, 17549, 236588, 12758199, 112130200, 244626200, 343998201, 4637596612, 250086218851, 2197976167920, 4795162766680, 6743052715749, 90906168553188, 4902190049156399, 43084728731444400, 93994780307828400 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,2

COMMENTS

See A195500 for a discussion and references.

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..20.

MATHEMATICA

r = 2/5; z = 26;

p[{f_, n_}] := (#1[[2]]/#1[[

      1]] &)[({2 #1[[1]] #1[[2]], #1[[1]]^2 - #1[[

         2]]^2} &)[({Numerator[#1], Denominator[#1]} &)[

     Array[FromContinuedFraction[

        ContinuedFraction[(#1 + Sqrt[1 + #1^2] &)[f], #1]] &, {n}]]]];

{a, b} = ({Denominator[#1], Numerator[#1]} &)[

  p[{r, z}]]  (* A195574, A195575 *)

Sqrt[a^2 + b^2] (* A195576 *)

(* Peter J. C. Moses, Sep 02 2011 *)

CROSSREFS

Cf. A195500, A195575, A195576.

Sequence in context: A241227 A268549 A071307 * A195554 A220327 A281780

Adjacent sequences:  A195571 A195572 A195573 * A195575 A195576 A195577

KEYWORD

nonn

AUTHOR

Clark Kimberling, Sep 21 2011

STATUS

approved

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