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Friday, December 24, 2010

Continued Fraction Expansion of e

[2, 1, 2, 1, 1, 4, 1, 1, 6, 1, 1, 8, 1, 1, 10, 1, 1, 12, 1, 1, 14, 1, 1, 16, 1, 1, 18...]

Holy smokes! The even integers just continue pumping out every three partial quotients, to infinity and beyond!

3 comments:

  1. What a surprise! I thought only I contributed shit like this--which is not terribly well known to nonmathematicians. Where did you run into it?

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  2. A course on number theory I just "took." (On DVD.)

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  3. By the way, I just saw Peter P. -- he asked about you.

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