# Periodic Points of Complex Quadratic Mappings

Periodic Points Of Complex Quadratic Mappings

This article describes periodic points of some complex quadratic maps. A map is a formula for computing a value of a variable based on its own previous value or values; a quadratic map is one that involves the previous value raised to the powers one and two; and a complex map is one in which the variable is a complex number. A periodic point of a map is a value of the variable that occurs repeatedly after intervals of a fixed length.

This theory is applied in relation with the theories of Fatou and Julia sets.

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