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 A144534 Denominators of continued fraction convergents to sqrt(8/9). 3
 1, 1, 17, 35, 577, 1189, 19601, 40391, 665857, 1372105, 22619537, 46611179, 768398401, 1583407981, 26102926097, 53789260175, 886731088897, 1827251437969, 30122754096401, 62072759630771, 1023286908188737, 2108646576008245, 34761632124320657, 71631910824649559 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 0,3 LINKS Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..200 Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (0,34,0,-1). 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^3-17*x^2+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 Table[Denominator[FromContinuedFraction[ContinuedFraction[Sqrt[8/9], n]]], {n, 1, 50}] (* Vladimir Joseph Stephan Orlovsky, Jun 23 2011 *) Denominator[Convergents [Sqrt[8/9], 30]] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 01 2014 *) PROG (MAGMA) I:=[1, 1, 17, 35]; [n le 4 select I[n] else 34*Self(n-2)-Self(n-4): n in [1..30]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 01 2014 CROSSREFS Cf. A040000, A144532, A144533. Sequence in context: A041572 A146729 A041574 * A041576 A116112 A190755 Adjacent sequences:  A144531 A144532 A144533 * A144535 A144536 A144537 KEYWORD nonn,frac,easy AUTHOR N. J. A. Sloane, Dec 29 2008 STATUS approved

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