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The Series for \(e\) via Integration

by Marc Chamberland (Grinnell College)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
November, 1999

Subject classification(s): Series | Single Variable Calculus | Calculus
Applicable Course(s): 3.2 Mainstream Calculus II

One may derive the series for \(e\) via integration by parts.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Sequences and Series | Approximations: pi, e, natural logarithms
One-Variable Calculus | Theoretical Issues
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