By Kardi Teknomo, PhD .

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For my tutorial on continued fraction , I listed here resources based external links regarding continued fraction.


Keith Matthews explains continued fraction using BCMATH

Knott provides Continued Fraction Converter and Calculator

Kardi Teknomo's continued fraction tutorial using MS Excel and VB

Books & References:

Lange, K. (1998) Numerical Analysis for Statisticians, Springer-Verlag , New York .

Philips, G. M. (2000) Two Millenia of Mathematics: from Archimedes to Gauss, Springer-Verlag, New York ( It's a very interesting book for those of you who love mathematics)

Bronshtein, I.N., Semendyayev, K.A. Musiol, G. and Muehlig, H. (2003) Handbook of Mathematics, 4 th ed., Springer, Berlin.

Lorentzen, L. and Waadeland, H. (1992) Continued Fractions with Applications, North Holland , Amsterdam.

Check google for books on Continued Fraction


McKeagues provides YouTube video of continued fraction

Knott's tutorial on Continued fraction for square root

Dr. David P. Stern tutorial on continued fraction

Mark Herkommer puts excerp of his book regarding continued fraction as part of number theory

Adam Van Tuyl provides nice historical background of continued fraction

Scientific Papers

Lakhtakia, A et al (1988) Incommensurate Numbers, Continued Fractions and Fractal Immittances

Shallit, J.O. (1991) Some Facts About Continued Fractions That Should Be Better Known

Shallit, J.O. (1991) Description of Generalized Continued Fractions by Finite Automata

Robert, C. at al (1999) Continued Fractions Hierarchy of Rotation Numbers in Planar Dynamics , Physical Review Letters 83 (18)

Garrity, T. (1999) On periodic sequences for algebraic numbers

Collins, D. C (1999) Continued Fractions , MIT Undergraduate Journal of Mathematics

Gliga, A.I. (2006), On continued fractions of the square root of prime numbers

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This tutorial is copyrighted .

Preferable reference for this tutorial is

Teknomo, Kardi (2015) Continued Fraction.