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**Johnathon bresly****Guest**

What is the difference between absolute and conditional convergence?[examples will be appreciated]

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**scientia****Member**- Registered: 2009-11-13
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The sequence is absolutely convergent iff both and converge.

It is conditionally convergent iff converges while diverges.

Examples.

is absolutely convergent. We have and .

is conditionally convergent. We have while is divergent.

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