[seqfan] Re: Sequence idea: Years when Olympic games were held

Felix Fröhlich felix.froe at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 20:28:44 CET 2018


Okay, that's what I guessed. Thanks for the feedback.

Felix

2018-02-22 17:11 GMT+01:00 Neil Sloane <njasloane at gmail.com>:

> Not appropriate for OEIS.
>
> Best regards
> Neil
>
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>
> On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 10:43 AM, Alonso Del Arte <
> alonso.delarte at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > My two cents: maybe, but probably not.
> >
> > The gap from 1936 to 1948, that's because of World War II, right? Then,
> in
> > 1994, that's when they started separating the Winter Olympics, right?
> World
> > War III could cause another gap (a possibility I would have perhaps not
> > considered worth mentioning before November 2016).
> >
> > This is not like Mercury or Venus transits, which will continue to occur
> > for the foreseeable future whether or not we're alive to observe them or
> > not.
> >
> > Just my two cents.
> >
> > Al
> >
> > On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 8:58 AM, Felix Fröhlich <felix.froe at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Dear SeqFans,
> > >
> > > inspired by the ongoing Winter Olympics in South Korea, here is a
> > sequence
> > > idea:
> > >
> > > Years when Olympic games were held.
> > >
> > > The sequence starts
> > > 1896, 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952,
> > > 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1996,
> > > 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018
> > >
> > > See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympic_Games_host_cities
> for
> > > the
> > > data. In the above terms, years, where Olympic Games were originally
> > > scheduled to be held, but where the games were cancelled are excluded.
> > >
> > > I don't know whether this would be considered to be of general
> interest,
> > so
> > > I am proposing it here for evaluation.
> > >
> > > Best regards
> > > Felix
> > >
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