hi, i am having problems factoring N^k, can any body help? i dont know if this is correct N^k= (N)(1+N^1+N^2+...+N^K-1)
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Originally Posted by mancillaj3 hi, i am having problems factoring N^k, can any body help? i dont know if this is correct N^k= (N)(1+N^1+N^2+...+N^K-1) What are you trying to do? Where has your result come from? It's clearly false - substitute N = 1, say. Are the two sides equal?
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