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September 12th, 2018, 02:01 AM   #1
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Calculating The Nth Rational Number


If we specify a particular method for mapping the natural numbers to the rationals, could we also specify a "distance" between two consecutive terms in some general way? Also, are we able to calculate the nth term in such a progression, perhaps incorporating this distance function somehow within its expression?

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