

A334132


Smallest prime factor of nth term in Look and Say sequence A005150, with a(1)=1.


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1, 11, 3, 7, 11, 312211, 13112221, 11, 5581, 26966089, 7, 20328937, 29, 3, 3, 3, 1637, 103, 50593, 43, 13, 19, 17, 103, 31, 19, 7, 3, 19, 1208033, 23, 3, 3, 83, 3, 233, 3, 3
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OFFSET

1,2


COMMENTS

The terms in A005150 that are known to be primes are a(2) = 11, a(6) = 312211 and a(7) = 13112221 (A100108).
a(n) = 3 iff A004977(n) is positive and divisible by 3.


LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..38.
Wikipedia, Lookandsay sequence


FORMULA

a(n) = A020639(A005150(n)).


EXAMPLE

A005150(7) = 13112221 is prime and a(7) = 13112221.
A005150(9) = 31131211131221 = 5581 * 5578070441, hence a(9) = 5581.


CROSSREFS

Cf. A004977 (sum of digital digits of terms of A005150), A005150 (Look and Say sequence), A020639, A100108 (primes in Look and Say sequence).
Sequence in context: A338716 A071234 A082626 * A245193 A338715 A258190
Adjacent sequences: A334129 A334130 A334131 * A334133 A334134 A334135


KEYWORD

nonn,base,more


AUTHOR

Bernard Schott, Apr 15 2020


EXTENSIONS

a(17)a(38) from Jinyuan Wang, Apr 15 2020


STATUS

approved



