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 A005210 a(n) = |a(n-1) + 2a(n-2) - n|. (Formerly M0400) 11
 1, 1, 0, 2, 3, 1, 0, 6, 3, 5, 0, 2, 11, 1, 8, 6, 5, 1, 8, 10, 5, 3, 10, 8, 3, 7, 14, 0, 1, 29, 0, 26, 7, 25, 4, 18, 11, 9, 8, 14, 11, 3, 18, 20, 11, 5, 20, 18, 9, 5, 28, 14, 17, 9, 12, 26, 7, 1, 44, 14, 41, 7, 26, 24, 11, 7, 38, 16, 23, 15, 10, 32, 21, 11, 22, 32, 1, 13, 64, 10, 57, 5, 36, 38, 25, 15, 22, 36 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,4 COMMENTS It seems likely that every number will eventually appear. REFERENCES Popular Computing (Calabasas, CA), Z-Sequences, Vol. 4 (No. 42, Sep 1976), pp. 12-16. N. J. A. Sloane and Simon Plouffe, The Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences, Academic Press, 1995 (includes this sequence). LINKS T. D. Noe and N. J. A. Sloane, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..20000 [First 1000 terms from T. D. Noe] Popular Computing (Calabasas, CA), Z-Sequences, continued. Annotated and scanned copy of pages 14, 15, 16, 18 of Vol. 5 (No. 56, Nov 1977). MAPLE f:=proc(n) option remember; if n <= 1 then 1 else abs(2*f(n-2)+f(n-1)-n); fi; end; [seq(f(n), n=1..60)]; # N. J. A. Sloane, Apr 16 2015 MATHEMATICA RecurrenceTable[{a[1]==a[2]==1, a[n]==Abs[a[n-1]+2a[n-2]-n]}, a, {n, 90}] (* Harvey P. Dale, Mar 23 2012 *) PROG (Haskell) a005210 n = a005210_list !! (n-1) a005210_list = 1 : 1 : (zipWith ((abs .) . (-))     [3..] \$ zipWith (+) (tail a005210_list) (map (2 *) a005210_list)) -- Reinhard Zumkeller, Aug 11 2014 CROSSREFS Record values and where they occur: A005211 and A242014. Zeros: A051202. Consecutive equal terms: A256962. Least inverse: A051203. Sequence in context: A144633 A264428 A256550 * A264430 A264433 A048994 Adjacent sequences:  A005207 A005208 A005209 * A005211 A005212 A005213 KEYWORD nonn,easy,nice AUTHOR EXTENSIONS More terms from David W. Wilson STATUS approved

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