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A157955 200n - 1. 2
199, 399, 599, 799, 999, 1199, 1399, 1599, 1799, 1999, 2199, 2399, 2599, 2799, 2999, 3199, 3399, 3599, 3799, 3999, 4199, 4399, 4599, 4799, 4999, 5199, 5399, 5599, 5799, 5999, 6199, 6399, 6599, 6799, 6999, 7199, 7399, 7599, 7799, 7999, 8199, 8399, 8599 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

The identity (200*n-1)^2-(100*n^2-n)*(20)^2=1 can be written as a(n)^2-A157659(n)*(20)^2=1.

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000

Vincenzo Librandi, X^2-AY^2=1

E. J. Barbeau, Polynomial Excursions, Chapter 10: Diophantine equations (2010), pages 84-85 (row 14 in the first table at p. 85, case d(t) = t*(10^2*t-1)).

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (2,-1).

FORMULA

a(n) = 2*a(n-1)-a(n-2).

G.f.: x*(199+x)/(1-x)^2.

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{2, -1}, {199, 399}, 50]

PROG

(MAGMA) I:=[199, 399]; [n le 2 select I[n] else 2*Self(n-1)-Self(n-2): n in [1..50]];

(PARI) a(n) = 200*n - 1.

CROSSREFS

Cf. A157659.

Sequence in context: A106759 A004926 A004946 * A033168 A227283 A269325

Adjacent sequences:  A157952 A157953 A157954 * A157956 A157957 A157958

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 10 2009

STATUS

approved

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