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The Gaps Between Consecutive Binomial Coefficients

by Sun Shan (Chinese University of Science and Engineering) and Edward T. H. Wang (Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
April, 1990

Subject classification(s): Discrete Mathematics | Combinatorics | Combinations
Applicable Course(s): 3.7 Discrete Math | 4.7 Discrete Structures

The authors determine both maximum and minimum of the gap between two consecutive binomial coefficients in any row of Pascal's triangle.

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