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A081632 2*3^n-(-1)^n. 3
1, 7, 17, 55, 161, 487, 1457, 4375, 13121, 39367, 118097, 354295, 1062881, 3188647, 9565937, 28697815, 86093441, 258280327, 774840977, 2324522935, 6973568801, 20920706407, 62762119217, 188286357655, 564859072961, 1694577218887 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,2

COMMENTS

Binomial transform of A081631. Inverse binomial transform of A081654.

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..1000

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (2,3).

FORMULA

G.f.: (1+5*x)/((1-3*x)(1+x)).

E.g.f. 2*exp(3*x)-exp(-x).

a(0)=1, a(1)=7, a(n)=2*a(n-1)+3*a(n-2) [ Harvey P. Dale, May 24 2011]

MATHEMATICA

Total/@Partition[Riffle[2*3^Range[0, 30], {-1, 1}], 2] (* or *) LinearRecurrence[{2, 3}, {1, 7}, 30] (* Harvey P. Dale, May 24 2011 *)

CoefficientList[Series[(1 + 5 x) / ((1 - 3 x) (1 + x)), {x, 0, 40}], x] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 10 2013 *)

PROG

(Magma) [2*3^n-(-1)^n: n in [0..40]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 10 2013

CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A352616 A094534 A262106 * A276907 A293464 A106010

Adjacent sequences:  A081629 A081630 A081631 * A081633 A081634 A081635

KEYWORD

easy,nonn

AUTHOR

Paul Barry, Mar 26 2003

STATUS

approved

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