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A024039 a(n) = 4^n - n^3. 2
1, 3, 8, 37, 192, 899, 3880, 16041, 65024, 261415, 1047576, 4192973, 16775488, 67106667, 268432712, 1073738449, 4294963200, 17179864271, 68719470904, 274877900085, 1099511619776, 4398046501843, 17592186033768, 70368744165497, 281474976696832 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,2

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..500

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (8, -22, 28, -17, 4).

FORMULA

G.f.: (-1 - 5*x^4 - 11*x^3 - 6*x^2 + 5*x)/((4*x-1)*(x-1)^4). - Maksym Voznyy (voznyy(AT)mail.ru), Aug 13 2009

a(n) = 8*a(n-1) - 22*a(n-2) + 28*a(n-3) - 17*a(n-4) + 4*a(n-5); a(0)=1, a(1)=3, a(2)=8, a(3)=37, a(4)=192. - Harvey P. Dale, Jul 26 2011

MATHEMATICA

Table[4^n-n^3, {n, 0, 30}] (* or *) LinearRecurrence[{8, -22, 28, -17, 4}, {1, 3, 8, 37, 192}, 31] (* Harvey P. Dale, Jul 26 2011 *)

PROG

(Magma) [4^n-n^3: n in [0..30]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Jul 02 2011

CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A111543 A276939 A188327 * A147523 A123981 A123985

Adjacent sequences: A024036 A024037 A024038 * A024040 A024041 A024042

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane

EXTENSIONS

More terms from Harvey P. Dale, Jul 26 2011

STATUS

approved

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