Re: Algebra and fractions

i'm thinking on this...i'm new here so i don't quite know how to come back to your problem, but maybe i can trace it through this response. sorry i don't know what to tell you right now!

Re: Algebra and fractions

What? No monkey to give an orange to?

Go here: The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences™ (OEIS™)

enter sequence A006091

IF you can call this a "looper formula":

x = n^n - n + 1

DOWHILE (x-1) / n = INTEGER

x = x-1 : x = x - x/n

For similar problems, google "monkey and coconuts"