11454
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Strang's Strange Figures
The points of a periodic function plotted at integer arguments show a variety of patterns. This Demonstration shows a plot of the points
.
Contributed by:
Michael Trott
THINGS TO TRY
Slider Zoom
SNAPSHOTS
DETAILS
f
— the function
number of points — number of points
n
α
— argument prefactor
β
— argument exponent
γ
— function exponent
RELATED LINKS
Strang's Strange Figures
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
"
Strang's Strange Figures
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/StrangsStrangeFigures/
Contributed by:
Michael Trott
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
Continued Fraction Approximations
Michael Trott
Ramanujan's Strange Formula for Pi
Allan Zea
Find a Formula for Pi
Izidor Hafner
Approximating the Riemann Zeta Function with Continued Fractions
Andreas Lauschke
Natural Logarithm Approximated by Continued Fractions
Andreas Lauschke
Normal Distribution with Continued Fractions
Andreas Lauschke
Newton's Method in p-adic Form
Robert L. Brown
Efficiency of Some Machin-Like Formulas
Izidor Hafner
Euler's Estimate of Pi
Izidor Hafner
An Algorithm to Compute Square Roots of Integers
Jaime Rangel-Mondragon
Related Topics
Approximation Methods
Number Theory
Browse all topics
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+