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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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(1/x)+(1.3/xsqr)+(1.3.5/xcube)+.........

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

Welcome to the forum. I have latexed what I think your question is:

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**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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i will challenge that i will give 7000 rupees for solving dis problem or any important information about that sequence or range of that sequence

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

Save the rupees but that sum diverges.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi bobbym

Is it possible to get a GF of it? I think I have something, but now I am even more unsure of it.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

I do not know the answer to that. What I do know is that I have seen that sum before. It is an asymptotic sum. They usually diverge, this one is no different.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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plz bobby sir give any information about it

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

You can call me bobbym here. That is close to my name.

At present, all I know is that it diverges. I do not have anything else. If I get something I will definitely post it for you.

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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thank u for ur wonder full replies and i had never saw the sites like this that will take care of every ones problems

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

I guess I should say you are welcome but I have not solved the problem yet.

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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watz ur job sir

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Currently I am retired.

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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watz ur job sir and say any info about you and frm which country

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

As I have said, I am retired due to injuries. That means I no longer work.

When I did work my jobs were math related primarily in numerical analysis, combinatorics, probability and programming mainly.

I am from the United States. I am of southern extraction.

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**rajinikanth0602****Member**- Registered: 2012-06-30
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can u give ur email id im frm india

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

I am sorry but that I can not do on the forum.

Can I ask what you need?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi rajinikanth0602;

I will do what I can but we can only work through the forum. You can post any problem or most anything right in here. You will receive help and not always from me. There are capable people here.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi

See if you can use this:

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

It is questionable that you will be able to move the y^2 through the Sigma like that. Or maybe you can. What do you get for an answer?

It seems simplest to me to just prove that the numerator of the summand is larger than the denominator. Then you would be adding an infinite number of terms all greater than 1. Terms that are never getting smaller. This looks like it can be done by induction.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi bobbym

S(sqrt(x)) is the same as the sum above. I just want a closed form. Like 1/(1-x) is the EGF for:

even though the sequence doesn't converge.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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How can you get a closed form? The upper index of summation is not a variable. Either it sums to some constant or it diverges.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Upper index of summation?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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What about it?

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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