Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2014

Abstract

In this note, we give a direct proof that {Sn} and {Pn} converge to the same limit. The main tool in our proof is the squeeze theorem, which is probably the easiest to prove among the limit theorems. However, to use it, we need to establish a relevant squeeze, which is the main result of this note.

Publication Title

College Mathematics Journal

Volume

45

Issue

5

First Page

391

Last Page

392

Required Publisher's Statement

Published by The Mathematical Association of America.

A Squeeze for Two Common Sequences That Converge to e. The College Mathematics Journal 45 (2014) no. 5, 391-392. doi:10.4169/college.math.j.45.5.381

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