FromContinuedFraction

FromContinuedFraction[list]

reconstructs a number from the list of its continued fraction terms.

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Basic Examples  (1)

Scope  (2)

Quadratic irrationals (recurring continued fractions):

Symbolic form:

Compare with the division-based form:

Applications  (2)

Rational approximation to π:

Numbers with simple recurring continued fractions:

Properties & Relations  (1)

Introduced in 1999
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