

A321319


Smallest power of 2 obtainable by partitioning the binary representation of n into consecutive blocks and then summing.


4



1, 1, 2, 1, 2, 2, 4, 1, 2, 2, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 1, 2, 2, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 16, 1, 2, 2, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 8, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 8, 4, 4, 4, 8, 4, 8, 8, 8, 1, 2, 2, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 8, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4
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OFFSET

1,3


LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..86.
E. Berlekamp, J. Buhler, Puzzle 6, Puzzles column, Emissary Fall (2011) 9.
Steve Butler, Ron Graham, and Richard Stong, Collapsing numbers in bases 2, 3, and beyond, in The Proceedings of the Gathering for Gardner 10 (2012).
Steve Butler, Ron Graham, and Richard Strong, Inserting plus signs and adding, Amer. Math. Monthly 123 (3) (2016), 274279.


EXAMPLE

For n = 13, we can partition its binary representation as follows (showing partition and sum of terms): (1101):13, (1)(101):6, (11)(01):4, (110)(1):7, (1)(1)(01):3, (1)(10)(1):4, (11)(0)(1):4, (1)(1)(0)(1):3. Thus the smallest power of 2 is 4.


CROSSREFS

Cf. A321318, A321320, A321321.
Sequence in context: A255723 A309022 A214718 * A048896 A130831 A151678
Adjacent sequences: A321316 A321317 A321318 * A321320 A321321 A321322


KEYWORD

nonn


AUTHOR

Jeffrey Shallit, Nov 04 2018


STATUS

approved



