Journal of Mathematical Sciences

, Volume 137, Issue 2, pp 4722–4738 | Cite as

On statistical properties of finite continued fractions

  • A. V. Ustinov


Statistical properties of continued fractions for numbers a/b, where a and b lie in the sector a, b ≥ 1, a2 + b2 ≤ R2, are studied. The main result is an asymptotic formula with two meaning terms for the quantity
$$N_x (R) = \sum\limits_{_{a,b \in \mathbb{N}}^{a^2 b^2 \leqslant R^2 } } {s_x (a/b)} ,$$
where sx(a/b) = ¦{j ε {1, …, s}: [0; tj, …, ts] ≤ x}¦ is the Gaussian statistic for the fraction a/b = [t0; t1, …, ts]. Bibliography: 12 titles.


Asymptotic Formula Integral Point Continue Fraction Gaussian Statistic Asymptotic Relation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. V. Ustinov
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Moscow Lomonosov State UniversityKhabarovsk
  2. 2.Department of the Institute of Applied Mathematicsthe Far East Department of the Russian Academy of SciencesRussia

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