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A086857 a(0) = 0, a(1) = 1; for n > 1, a(n) = (a(n-1) + a(n-2) + 1)^2. 0
0, 1, 4, 36, 1681, 2951524, 8721425678436, 76063317347503405466861521, 5785628245908339259107661858418165485688992626641764 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,3

COMMENTS

The next term -- a(9) -- has 104 digits. [Harvey P. Dale, Apr 08 2012]

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=0..8.

MAPLE

c[0] := 0:c[1] := 1:for i from 2 to 10 do c[i] := (c[i-1]+c[i-2]+1)^2:od:seq(c[j], j=0..10); # Sascha Kurz

MATHEMATICA

RecurrenceTable[{a[0]==0, a[1]==1, a[n]==(a[n-1]+a[n-2]+1)^2}, a, {n, 9}] (* Harvey P. Dale, Apr 08 2012 *)

CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A173212 A143764 A152287 * A174864 A175493 A179870

Adjacent sequences:  A086854 A086855 A086856 * A086858 A086859 A086860

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Ernest Brewster (Bill(AT)zlink.net), Sep 15 2003

EXTENSIONS

More terms from Ray Chandler, Sep 16 2003

STATUS

approved

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