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Short Simple Continued Fractions
Play with the continued fraction:
Notice that it increases with
,
,
and decreases with
and
.
The numbers π, ϕ,
,
are given by the sequences
.
Contributed by:
George Beck
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Short Simple Continued Fractions
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