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This is a very difficult problem  please help!!!
Let h(n) and and S(n) be the partial sums of the harmonic and alternating harmonic series.
Show that S(2n) = h(2n)  h(n).
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
This is a very difficult problem  please help!!! Let h(n) and and S(n) be the partial sums of the harmonic and alternating harmonic series. Show that S(2n) = h(2n)  h(n).
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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joemath314159Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is this calling for an inductive proof? or just algebraic manipulation?
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ns36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think algebraic manipulation would be preferable, though
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joemath314159Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
...er has your class talked about inductive proofs? if not, its not worth going into.
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ns36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I have seen them before, but I'm not good enough at them to implement one here and we haven't talked about it at all in my math class.
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