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Sums of Integer Powers via the Stolz-Cesàro Theorem

by Sidney H. Kung

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
January, 2009

Subject classification(s): Calculus | Single Variable Calculus | Numbers and Computation | Number Concepts | Natural Numbers
Applicable Course(s): 3.0 Calculus | 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II

The author uses the Stolz-Cesàro theorem to compute the sums of the integer powers.

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Sequences and Series | Special Sequences
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