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Stirred, Not Shaken, by Stirling's Formula

In this note an elementary proof of Stirling's asymptotic formula for \(n!\) is given.

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3872
MSC Codes: 
26A30
Author(s): 
Paul Levrie (Karel de Grote University College Belgium)
Publication Date: 
Monday, April 9, 2012
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
June, 2011
Subject(s): 
Calculus
Single Variable Calculus
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Applicable Course(s): 
3.2 Mainstream Calculus II
Modify Date: 
Friday, August 17, 2012
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