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Re: pseries error bound
Posted:
Mar 9, 1998 3:02 PM


I spoke in haste. You are correct, we know when a pseries is convergent, we don't always know what it converges to. I was thinking of the pintegrals: int(1/x^p,x,0,inf)=1/(p1), p>1 int(1/x^p,x,0,1)=1/(1p), 0<p<1
Regards,
On Mon, 9 Mar 1998, JOHN KING wrote: > Where can I find those sums? I know that when p=2, the sum is pi^2/6, > and I think I recall sums for the even powers; what about the odd > powers? What about rational powers?
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