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Topic: Summing powers
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Gerry Myerson

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Re: Summing powers
Posted: Feb 25, 1998 9:13 PM
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In article <34f48b6f.28435174@nntp-serv.cam.ac.uk>, srh28@cam.ac.uk (Sam
Holloway) wrote:

=> My first posting, but a good question none the less.

*We'll* be the judge of that....

=> Is there a 'nice' expression for
=>
=> Sum (n=0 to N) of (1/x+1/x^2+1/x^4+1/x^8+...+1/x^(2^N))

No.

Gerry Myerson (gerry@mpce.mq.edu.au)







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