Aronson’s Sequence

June 22, 2021

Aronson’s sequence 1, 4, 11, 16, 24, 29, 33, 35, 39, … (A005224) is an infinite self-referential sequence defined as:

T is the first, fourth, eleventh, … letter in this sentence.

Your task is to write a program that generates Aronson’s sequence and use it to compute the first hundred members of the sequence. When you are finished, you are welcome to read or run a suggested solution, or to post your own solution or discuss the exercise in the comments below.

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One Response to “Aronson’s Sequence”

  1. pjbinformatimagocom said

    In Common Lisp: https://ideone.com/39TR8W

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