I've been working with the Collatz series and noticed a pattern in the lengths. If you take the first occurence of a length, then find the first occurence of the next higher length after that, and continue... the steps will always be twice as large.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For example, from length 1 to length 2, the step is 1. From length 2 to length 3 the step is 2, and etc

I was just wondering what other patterns are known about it?

I'm current checking if the actual step in steps from length value to length value have some pattern...

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# Collatz series and noticed a pattern in the lengths

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