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a(4) = a(1)^{3} + a(2)^{2} + a(3) = (1)^{3} + 0^{2} + 1 = 0 and for the 5the term a(5) = a(2)^{3} + a(3)^{2} + a(4) = (0)^{3} + 1^{2} + 0 = 1 and so on. Chris  


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