login
The OEIS Foundation is supported by donations from users of the OEIS and by a grant from the Simons Foundation.

 

Logo


Hints
(Greetings from The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences!)
A066927 Least k such that between p and 2p, for all primes > 3, there is always a number that is twice a square, i.e.; a k such that p < 2k^2 < 2p. 0
2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 6, 6, 7, 7, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9, 9, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 10, 11, 11, 11, 11, 11, 11, 11, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 13, 13, 13, 13, 13, 13, 13, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14, 14, 15, 15, 15, 15, 15 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..82.

EXAMPLE

a(5) = 3. The 5th prime is 11 and 2p is 22. The theorem says that there exists a number k, between p & 2p that is twice a square. 18 is between 11 & 22 and is of the form 2k^2, k being 3.

MATHEMATICA

Table[ Ceiling[ Sqrt[ Prime[ n ]/2 ] ], {n, 1, 100} ]

CROSSREFS

Cf. A006255.

Sequence in context: A034973 A316626 A269734 * A060065 A057356 A172274

Adjacent sequences:  A066924 A066925 A066926 * A066928 A066929 A066930

KEYWORD

easy,nonn

AUTHOR

Robert G. Wilson v, Jan 24 2002

STATUS

approved

Lookup | Welcome | Wiki | Register | Music | Plot 2 | Demos | Index | Browse | More | WebCam
Contribute new seq. or comment | Format | Style Sheet | Transforms | Superseeker | Recent
The OEIS Community | Maintained by The OEIS Foundation Inc.

License Agreements, Terms of Use, Privacy Policy. .

Last modified July 27 04:32 EDT 2021. Contains 346305 sequences. (Running on oeis4.)