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A144533 Numerators of continued fraction convergents to sqrt(8/9). 3
0, 1, 16, 33, 544, 1121, 18480, 38081, 627776, 1293633, 21325904, 43945441, 724452960, 1492851361, 24610074736, 50713000833, 836018088064, 1722749176961, 28400004919440, 58522759015841, 964764149172896, 1988051057361633, 32773581066959024, 67535213191279681 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET
0,3
LINKS
FORMULA
a(n) = 16*a(n-1) + a(n-2) if n odd, otherwise a(n) = 2*a(n-1) + a(n-2), for n >= 2.
a(n) = 34*a(n-2)-a(n-4). G.f.: -x*(x^2-16*x-1)/((x^2-6*x+1)*(x^2+6*x+1)). [Colin Barker, Jul 16 2012]
EXAMPLE
0, 1, 16/17, 33/35, 544/577, 1121/1189, 18480/19601, 38081/40391, 627776/665857, ...
MATHEMATICA
CoefficientList[Series[- x (x^2 - 16 x - 1)/((x^2 - 6 x + 1) (x^2 + 6 x + 1)), {x, 0, 50}], x] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Dec 10 2013 *)
Convergents[Sqrt[8/9], 30]//Numerator (* or *) LinearRecurrence[{0, 34, 0, -1}, {0, 1, 16, 33}, 30] (* Harvey P. Dale, Oct 09 2022 *)
PROG
(Magma) I:=[0, 1, 16, 33]; [n le 4 select I[n] else 34*Self(n-2)-Self(n-4): n in [1..30]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Dec 10 2013
CROSSREFS
Sequence in context: A275252 A041506 A041508 * A041510 A070590 A132370
KEYWORD
nonn,frac,easy
AUTHOR
N. J. A. Sloane, Dec 29 2008
STATUS
approved

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