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The 3n +1 Problem

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Author:Darrell Cox
Description: A probabilistic approach to the Collatz conjecture. With references to continued-fraction convergence of log(3)/log(2), m-cycles, and other classical approaches to the 3n + 1 problem, as well as the MSVC++ C code that confirmed many of Cox's propositions. See also Cox's discussions of Fermat's Last Theorem and Farey Series and the Riemann Hypothesis.

Levels: Research
Languages: English
Math Topics: Number Theory

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