Math and Arithmetic
Algebra

What is the solution to the collatz problem?

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June 28, 2017 8:14AM

The Collatz conjecture is known to be true up to approx 5.5*10^18 but that does not prove it to be true. In 1972 John Conway proved that Collatz-type problems can be formally undecidable, so there may be no solution.

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June 27, 2017 6:17PM

As of 2017, that's an UNVOLVED PROBLEM. Nobody knows the solution!