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A Novel Approach to Geometric Series

by Michael W. Ecker (Pennsylvania State University, Wilkes-Barre Campus)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
November, 1998

Subject classification(s): Analysis | Complex Analysis | Infinite Series
Applicable Course(s): 2.8 Business Math | 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II

A novel way of deriving the sum of a geometric series from a financial situation

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Sequences and Series | Special Series: Geometric Series
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