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Topic: can anyone tell me the answer related to aliquots
Replies: 7   Last Post: Sep 3, 2006 4:51 PM

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 sandeshavadhani@gmail.com Posts: 9 Registered: 9/3/06
Re: can anyone tell me the answer related to aliquots
Posted: Sep 3, 2006 10:29 AM

Phil Carmody wrote:
> > can anyone tell me wheather 1/3+1/5+1/7+1/11+1/13+...1/n where n is
> > either prime or product of primes in the denominator of previous terms
> > in the series.

>
> Whether it's what? We need a predicate.
>
> Why isn't 1/2 in the series? 2 is prime, you know.
>

> > Any number can be neglected.My question is wheather the
> > sum of the terms of these series can be made exactly one?

>
> I assume that 1/3+1/3+1/3 doesn't count? You don't exclude
> it (using the convention that products which may have an
> unspecified number of terms may have precisely one term).
>
> Phil
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ok sorry 1/2 is included.and the same fractions can't be repeated.