Math Is Fun Forum
  Discussion about math, puzzles, games and fun.   Useful symbols: ÷ × ½ √ ∞ ≠ ≤ ≥ ≈ ⇒ ± ∈ Δ θ ∴ ∑ ∫ • π ƒ -¹ ² ³ °

Login

Username

Password

Not registered yet?

#551 2012-07-05 04:10:32

bobbym
Administrator

Online

Re: Limits!

How about a(0)=2, a(1)=-36, a(2)=35?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#552 2012-07-05 05:51:37

anonimnystefy
Real Member

Online

Re: Limits!

The fifth one is 0 again.


The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
 

#553 2012-07-05 20:24:53

bobbym
Administrator

Online

Re: Limits!

That is not good!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#554 2012-07-05 20:37:08

anonimnystefy
Real Member

Online

Re: Limits!

Of course! I need to find a way of knowing when a sequence getsthe 0 at a point.


The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
 

#555 2012-07-05 21:33:28

bobbym
Administrator

Online

Re: Limits!

Uhhhh, why not just run the recurrence?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#556 2012-07-05 21:52:41

anonimnystefy
Real Member

Online

Re: Limits!

Because the zero may be in the googolth place. Maybe it is in the bajilionth place. Maybe it's in the googolplexth place. Or in Graham's numberth place.


The limit operator is just an excuse for doing something you know you can't.
“It's the subject that nobody knows anything about that we can all talk about!” ― Richard Feynman
“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
 

#557 2012-07-05 23:00:32

bobbym
Administrator

Online

Re: Limits!

Hmmm. There is no way to tell where that zero or any other number will be. Maybe just in special cases.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

Board footer

Powered by FluxBB