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 A255235 Fundamental positive solution x = x1(n) of the first class of the Pell equation x^2 - 2*y^2 = -A038873(n), n>=1 (primes congruent to {1,2,7} mod 8). 5
 4, 1, 1, 3, 1, 3, 5, 1, 5, 7, 3, 1, 5, 7, 1, 5, 7, 11, 3, 7, 1, 13, 3, 7, 1, 9, 5, 11, 13, 9, 5, 1, 15, 17, 5, 3, 7, 13, 9, 17, 19, 1, 11, 7, 13, 5, 3, 19, 3, 1, 17, 7, 11, 19, 21, 13, 9, 1, 7, 9, 25, 15, 7, 11, 17, 21, 23, 27, 5 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS For the corresponding term y1(n) see A255246(n). The present solutions of this first class are the smallest positive ones. For the positive fundamental proper (sometimes called primitive) solutions x2 and y2 of the second class of this (generalized) Pell equation see A255247 and A255248. There is no second class for prime 2. For the first class solutions of this Pell equation with primes 1 (mod 8) see A254934 and A254935. For those with primes 7 (mod 8) see A254938 and 2*A255232. For the derivation of these solutions see A254934 and A254938, also for the Nagell reference. LINKS FORMULA a(n)^2 - A255246(n)^2 = - A038873(n), n >= 1,  gives the smallest positive (proper) solution of this (generalized) Pell equation. EXAMPLE The first pairs [x1(n), y1(n)] of the fundamental positive solutions of this first class are   (the prime A038873(n) is listed as first entry):   [2,[4, 3]], [7, [1, 2]], [17, [1, 3]],   [23, [3, 4]], [31, [1, 4]], [41, [3, 5]],   [47, [5, 6]], [71, [1, 6]], [73, [5, 7]],   [79, [7, 8]], [89, [3, 7]], [97, [1, 7]],   [103, [5, 8]], [113, [7, 9]], [127, [1, 8]],   [137, [5, 9]], [151, [7, 10]], [167, [11, 12]], [191, [3, 10]], [193, [7, 11]], [199, [1, 10]], [223, [13, 14]], [233, [3, 11]], [239, [7, 12]], [241, [1, 11]], [257, [9, 13]], [263, [5, 12]], ... n=1: 4^2 - 2*3^2 = -2 = -A038873(1), n=2: 1^2 - 2*2^2 = 1 - 8 = -7 = -A038873(2). CROSSREFS Cf. A038873, A255246, A255247, A255248, A254934, A254935, A254938, 2*A255232, A002334. Sequence in context: A111311 A327893 A326410 * A293882 A016524 A087963 Adjacent sequences:  A255232 A255233 A255234 * A255236 A255237 A255238 KEYWORD nonn,easy AUTHOR Wolfdieter Lang, Feb 25 2015 EXTENSIONS More terms from Colin Barker, Feb 26 2015 STATUS approved

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