1,2

Base 6 also has four factorions, as does base 15. - Alonso del Arte, Oct 20 2012

J.-M. De Koninck, Ces nombres qui nous fascinent, Entry 145, p. 50, Ellipses, Paris 2008.

Clifford A. Pickover, A Passion for Mathematics, Wiley, 2005; see pp. 68, 305.

Joe Roberts, "The Lure of the Integers", page 35.

D. Wells, Curious and interesting numbers, Penguin Books, p. 125.

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..4.

Project Euler, Problem 34

Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics, Factorion

1! + 4! + 5! = 1 + 24 + 120 = 145, therefore 145 is in the sequence.

Select[Range[50000], Plus @@ (IntegerDigits[ # ]!) == # &] (* Alonso del Arte, Jan 14 2008 *)

Cf. A193163.

Sequence in context: A228507 A254499 A071064 * A182478 A214910 A251863

Adjacent sequences: A014077 A014078 A014079 * A014081 A014082 A014083

nonn,fini,full,base

David W. Wilson

Additional reference from Felice Russo.

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