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Topic: Induction proof
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Lynn Kurtz

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Re: Induction proof
Posted: Aug 17, 2006 2:35 PM
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On 17 Aug 2006 10:19:33 -0700, emailtgs@gmail.com wrote:

>Prove by induction that 1/2^2 + 1/3^2 + ... + 1/n^2 < 1 Please help!
>Thank you!


Are you required to use induction? If not, you might think about a
lower rectangular approximation to the integral:

int[0..oo] 1/x^2 dx

--Lynn



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