Mathematical Notes

, Volume 67, Issue 6, pp 786–791

Rational approximations to certain numbers

  • B. G. Tasoev


The exact order of approximation to certain numbers by rational numbers is established. The basic tool for this purpose is an expansion in regular continued fractions. Some new such expansions are also derived.

Key words

rational approximation continued-fraction expansion Euler expansion Fibonacci sequence 


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© Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. G. Tasoev
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Applied Mathematics and Computer ScienceState Scientific Center of the Republic of North Osetiya-AlaniyaUSSR

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