THe following is called a continued fraction. It equal an irrational number. Find that number.
It is basically
2 plus half+ half of half + half of half of half.....
It just keep on going
i really need your help
Last edited by mr fantastic; May 15th 2010 at 03:16 PM.
Reason: Re-titled.
THe following is called a continued fraction. It equal an irrational number. Find that number.
It is basically
2 plus half+ half of half + half of half of half.....
It just keep on going
i really need your help
We can treat the right hand side as a geometric sequence:
n = infinity
this means the sum of the infinite terms is 1 and adding this to the existing 2 we get a limit of 3