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A218728 a(n) = (25^n-1)/24. 2
0, 1, 26, 651, 16276, 406901, 10172526, 254313151, 6357828776, 158945719401, 3973642985026, 99341074625651, 2483526865641276, 62088171641031901, 1552204291025797526, 38805107275644938151, 970127681891123453776, 24253192047278086344401 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,3

COMMENTS

Partial sums of powers of 25 (A009969); q-integers for q=25.

Partial sums are in A014914  Also, the sequence is related to A014943 by A014943 n) = n*a(n)-sum(a(i), i=0..n-1) for n>0. [Bruno Berselli, Nov 07 2012]

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..700

Index entries related to partial sums.

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (26,-25).

FORMULA

a(n) = floor(25^n/24).

G.f.: x/((1-x)*(1-25*x)). - Vincenzo Librandi, Nov 07 2012

a(n) = 26*a(n-1) - 25*a(n-2). - Vincenzo Librandi, Nov 07 2012

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{26, -25}, {0, 1}, 30] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Nov 07 2012 *)

PROG

(PARI) A218728(n)=25^n\24

(MAGMA) [n le 2 select n-1 else 26*Self(n-1)-25*Self(n-2): n in [1..20]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Nov 07 2012

(Maxima) A218728(n):=(25^n-1)/24$

makelist(A218728(n), n, 0, 30); /* Martin Ettl, Nov 07 2012 */

CROSSREFS

Cf. similar sequences of the form (k^n-1)/(k-1): A000225, A003462, A002450, A003463, A003464, A023000, A023001, A002452, A002275, A016123, A016125, A091030, A135519, A135518, A131865, A091045, A218721, A218722, A064108, A218724-A218734, A132469, A218736-A218753, A133853, A094028, A218723.

Sequence in context: A170659 A170707 A170745 * A209963 A158542 A171331

Adjacent sequences:  A218725 A218726 A218727 * A218729 A218730 A218731

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

M. F. Hasler, Nov 04 2012

STATUS

approved

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