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A078016 Expansion of (1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3). 3
1, 0, -1, -2, -1, 2, 5, 4, -3, -12, -13, 2, 27, 38, 9, -56, -103, -56, 103, 262, 215, -150, -627, -692, 85, 1404, 2011, 522, -2893, -5426, -3055, 5264, 13745, 11536, -7473, -32754, -36817, 3410, 72981, 106388, 29997, -149372, -285757, -166382, 268747, 720886, 618521, -371112, -1710519 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,4

LINKS

G. C. Greubel, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..1000

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (1, -1, -1).

FORMULA

G.f.: (1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3).

a(0)=1, a(1)=0, a(2)=-1, a(n) = a(n-1) - a(n-2) - a(n-3). -  Harvey P. Dale, Nov 08 2011

MATHEMATICA

CoefficientList[Series[(1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3), {x, 0, 50}], x] (* or *) LinearRecurrence[ {1, -1, -1}, {1, 0, -1}, 50] (* Harvey P. Dale, Nov 08 2011 *)

PROG

(PARI) my(x='x+O('x^50)); Vec((1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3)) \\ G. C. Greubel, Jun 29 2019

(MAGMA) R<x>:=PowerSeriesRing(Integers(), 50); Coefficients(R!( (1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3) )); // G. C. Greubel, Jun 29 2019

(Sage) ((1-x)/(1-x+x^2+x^3)).series(x, 50).coefficients(x, sparse=False) # G. C. Greubel, Jun 29 2019

(GAP) a:=[1, 0, -1];; for n in [4..50] do a[n]:=a[n-1]-a[n-2]-a[n-3]; od; a; # G. C. Greubel, Jun 29 2019

CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A137156 A136457 A209133 * A078046 A319200 A084600

Adjacent sequences:  A078013 A078014 A078015 * A078017 A078018 A078019

KEYWORD

sign

AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane, Nov 17 2002

STATUS

approved

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