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August 18th, 2013, 04:27 PM   #1
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Recurrence Relation of a Sequence

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Can anyone figure it out?

I've made a start, but not producing anything fruitful so far, answer is an integer from 0 to 999.
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August 18th, 2013, 05:54 PM   #2
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The sequence is defined by the recurrence relation


For fixed integers it turns out that regardless of the
initial values the sequence is eventually periodic.
Find the sum of all possible periods.
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