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    Integral test (explanation)

    Hello,

    Can someone point out why this is considered as divergent?

    Thanks,
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    Re: Integral test (explanation)

    Quote Originally Posted by l flipboi l View Post
    Can someone point out why this is considered as divergent?
    If the conditions of the Integral Test are satisfied (this is the case) then, the series is convergent iff the corresponding integral is convergent.
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    Re: Integral test (explanation)

    is it because 1<t<infinity doesnt hold.
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    Re: Integral test (explanation)

    Quote Originally Posted by l flipboi l View Post
    is it because 1<t<infinity doesnt hold.
    No, it is because the integral is not convergent.
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