Math::NumSeq::TotientPerfect -- sum of repeated totients is N itself
my $seq = Math::NumSeq::TotientPerfect->new;
my ($i, $value) = $seq->next;
Numbers for which the sum of repeated totients until reaching 1 gives the starting n itself.
3, 9, 15, 27, 39, 81, 111, 183, 243, 255, ...
For example totient(15)=8, totient(8)=4, totient(4)=2 and totient(1)=1. Adding them up 8+4+2+1=15 so 15 is a perfect totient.
The current implementation of next() is merely a search by pred() through all odd integers, which isn't very fast.
See "FUNCTIONS" in Math::NumSeq for behaviour common to all sequence classes.
$seq = Math::NumSeq::TotientPerfect->new ()
Create and return a new sequence object.
$bool = $seq->pred($value)
Return true if $value is a perfect totient.
Math::NumSeq, Math::NumSeq::Totient, Math::NumSeq::TotientSteps
Copyright 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2019, 2020 Kevin Ryde
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To install Math::NumSeq, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.