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#1 2012-10-24 01:22:42

Karrl
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i !

How do I find i !,I know it is done by integral found in gamma function,but i cannot integrate it,please help.(additionally,I am a little bad in calculus)

#2 2012-10-24 02:35:29

zetafunc.
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Re: i !

Finding that integral is pretty difficult. You need to find an approximation with Taylor series, and the answer is not particularly nice...

#3 2012-10-24 14:17:02

Karrl
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Re: i !

Isn't there any way to intigrate?

#4 2012-10-24 16:23:15

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 90,658

Re: i !

Hi;

The gamma function is defined as

If it could be integrated then that would be the definition of the gamma function, not the integral.


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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