finding-a-formula-for-a-partial-sum-of-a-telescoping-series

# Interactive video lesson plan for: Finding a Formula for a Partial Sum of a Telescoping Series

#### Activity overview:

Finding a Formula for a Partial Sum of a Telescoping Series. To evaluate a telescoping series, one typically finds an expression for a partial sum, and then takes the limit of this partial sum. In this video, I show how I go about finding a formula for the partial sum. I do not take the limit to get a value of the corresponding infinite series (although you can do that by simply taking a limit at infinity of the final expression that I find)

Tagged under: telescoping,series,partial,sum,expression,limit

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