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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Mon Jun 06, 2016 11:31 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Mon Jun 06, 2016 11:40 am UTC

10381

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:13 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:26 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:27 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:36 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Mon Jun 06, 2016 4:29 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Tue Jun 07, 2016 6:48 am UTC

5840

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 6:51 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:01 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:10 am UTC

730

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:12 am UTC

365
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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:43 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:55 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:56 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:06 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:08 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:13 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:22 pm UTC

310

I'll resist the temptation to copy directly from there. :P
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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:35 pm UTC

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Sabrar wrote:BTW we've been here before.


I was just about to say the same thing... these numbers feel familiar.

And we agreed a while ago that once we've reached a number that has already been reached before, we consider the chain complete and start a new one. (Link to said discussion)

So, if it's okay with everyone else, I'll just start a new chain off now.

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:44 pm UTC

It's okay with me. I see you like binary, might mean a short run though.

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Tue Jun 07, 2016 4:26 pm UTC

Yes, my intentions were probably a bit obvious there :oops:

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 6:49 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Wed Jun 08, 2016 6:49 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:03 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:49 am UTC

16384
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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:53 am UTC

8192

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 9:22 am UTC

4096
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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 9:38 am UTC

2048

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 9:59 am UTC

1024
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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 10:06 am UTC

512

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 10:10 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 11:15 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 11:52 am UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:04 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:17 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby Sabrar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:23 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby flicky1991 » Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:24 pm UTC

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Re: Collatz Counting

Postby patzer » Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:30 pm UTC

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