Dyadic fractions with small partial quotients
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- Niederreiter, H. Monatshefte für Mathematik (1986) 101: 309. doi:10.1007/BF01559394
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It is proved that ifm is a power of 2, then there exists an odd integera with 1≤a<m such that all partial quotients in the continued fraction expansion ofa/m are bounded by 3. The upper bound 3 is best possible. Similar results can be shown for powers of other small numbers.