# The Monotonicity of $(1 + \frac{1}{n})^n$ and $(1 + \frac{1}{n})^{n+1}$

by Peter R. Mercer (SUNY College at Buffalo)

College Mathematics Journal
May, 2003

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

Refining the inequalities to trap the resulting sequences

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