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Limit Comparison Test

A convergence test often used when the terms of a series are rational functions. Essentially, the test determines whether a series is "about as good" as a "good" series or "about as bad" as a "bad" series. The "good" or "bad" series is often a p-series.

 

 

 

See also

Comparison test, convergent series, divergent series, limit, infinity, positive series

 


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