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\( \lim_{m \rightarrow \infty} \sum_{k=0}^{m} (k/m)^m = e/(e-1) \)

by Finbarr Holland (University College Cork Ireland)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
February, 2010

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

Two proofs, one elementary, of the limit in the title are presented.

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