Raghib Abusaris 1,*, Sai’da Atawna 2
1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Informatics, King Saud bin Abdelaziz University for Health Science, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
2 Department of Economics Imam Malik Academy, Basaksehir, Istanbul, Turkey.
*Corresponding author: Raghib Abusaris, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Informatics, King Saud bin Abdelaziz University for Health Science, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
In this paper, we investigate the asymptotic behavior of the sequences generated by iterating the process of summing the powers modulo b - 1 in base-b system where b is a power of prime. In particular, we identify modular happy numbers. Following the spirit of happy number [1, p. 374], a number is called b-modular happy if the sequence obtained by iterating the process of summig the powers modulo (b - 1) in base-b system ends with 1.
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On Modular Happy Numbers II
How to cite this paper: Raghib Abusaris, Sai’da Atawna. (2020) On Modular Happy Numbers II. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computation, 4(2), 14-17.