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    This problem is about a summation series...determine when it diverges or converges

     \sum {\frac{1}{n^{1+\epsilon}}} from n = 1 to infinity

    for some 0 <  \epsilon < 1. Determine for which values of  \epsilon the series converges or diverges.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Aerospank View Post
     \sum {\frac{1}{n^{1+\epsilon}}}

    for some 0 <  \epsilon < 1. Determine for which values of  \epsilon the series converges or diverges.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mr fantastic View Post
    this really helped a lot. thanks!
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