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Another Eulerian-Type Proof

by Dennis C. Russell (York University, Canada)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
December, 1991

Subject classification(s): Calculus | Single Variable Calculus | Series
Applicable Course(s): 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II | 4.11 Advanced Calc I, II, & Real Analysis

The author provides a concise proof that \(\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}1/(2n+1)^2 ={\pi}^2/8\).


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