Reply to comment

Shouldn't it work for other sequences?

divide by two if it's an odd number

multiply by any odd number then add one

(the key is that you're adding 1, and that will inevitably reach a point whereby the number is 2 raised to some power)

Reply

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.