Is the convererse true for the alternating series test? For example if is not true and is not true, does that mean the series diverges?
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Originally Posted by superdude Is the convererse true for the alternating series test? For example if is not true and is not true, does that mean the series diverges? edited the limit and latex errors ... am I correct? any series whose nth term does not go to zero diverges.
Originally Posted by superdude Is the convererse true for the alternating series test? For example if is not true and is not true, does that mean the series diverges? If is not true then the sequence of partial sums cannot converge. CB
Originally Posted by superdude Is the convererse true for the alternating series test? For example if is not true and is not true, does that mean the series diverges? if is not true but is true then the series may converge. Consider: CB
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