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Take any positive integer n. If n is even, divide it by 2 to get n / 2. If n is odd, multiply it by 3 and add 1 to obtain 3n + 1. Repeat the process indefinitely. Does the sequence eventually reach…Continue

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Not sure if this has any practical applications, other than to write a virus. But I am just curious about it.Have you ever written a program that self-replicates, and what did you do to stop it? For…Continue

Vincent Granville replied to Decision Science's discussion Yet Another Interesting Math Problem - The Collatz Conjecture

"See also related problem posted (by myself), on Math.StackExchange, here."

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