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A297267 Numbers whose base-9 digits have greater down-variation than up-variation; see Comments. 4
9, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 36, 37, 38, 39, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 81, 90, 99, 108, 117, 126, 135, 144, 153, 162, 163, 171, 172, 180, 181, 189, 190, 198, 199, 207, 208, 216, 217, 225 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

Suppose that n has base-b digits b(m), b(m-1), ..., b(0).  The base-b down-variation of n is the sum DV(n,b) of all d(i)-d(i-1) for which d(i) > d(i-1); the base-b up-variation of n is the sum UV(n,b) of all d(k-1)-d(k) for which d(k) < d(k-1).  The total base-b variation of n is the sum TV(n,b) = DV(n,b) + UV(n,b).  See the guide at A297330.

LINKS

Clark Kimberling, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000

EXAMPLE

225 in base-9:  2,7,0, having DV = 7, UV = 5, so that 225 is in the sequence.

MATHEMATICA

g[n_, b_] := Map[Total, GatherBy[Differences[IntegerDigits[n, b]], Sign]];

x[n_, b_] := Select[g[n, b], # < 0 &]; y[n_, b_] := Select[g[n, b], # > 0 &];

b = 9; z = 2000; p = Table[x[n, b], {n, 1, z}]; q = Table[y[n, b], {n, 1, z}];

w = Sign[Flatten[p /. {} -> {0}] + Flatten[q /. {} -> {0}]];

Take[Flatten[Position[w, -1]], 120]   (* A297267 *)

Take[Flatten[Position[w, 0]], 120]    (* A297268 *)

Take[Flatten[Position[w, 1]], 120]    (* A297269 *)

CROSSREFS

Cf. A297330, A297268, A297269.

Sequence in context: A158908 A202188 A060993 * A296711 A297144 A107977

Adjacent sequences:  A297264 A297265 A297266 * A297268 A297269 A297270

KEYWORD

nonn,base,easy

AUTHOR

Clark Kimberling, Jan 15 2018

STATUS

approved

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