Monday

March 30, 2015

March 30, 2015

Posted by **Mischa** on Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 4:46pm.

I've tried the nth term test, limit comparison test, and integral test. All I get is inconclusive. The other tests I have (geometric series, p-series, telescoping series, alternating series, and root tests) don't apply. What can I use?!

As x-> infinity, 1/ln (x+1) approaches zero. That means that it converges.

Is that the limit you had in mind?

As x-> -1, it converges to zero

As x-> 0, it diverges, since ln 1 = 0

ln (x+1) is undefined for x<-1

No, I wondered if the sum converged, not the sequence. Sorry

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Calculus - If you have a geometric alternating series, and you prove that the ...

Calc II - Use the comparison or limit comparison test to decide if the following...

calc. - find the sum of the series of (-2)^n/3^n+1. This is an alternating ...

Calc - We are working on finding the intervals of convergence of power series in...

Algebra 2 - I need steps on how to complete this please i am so confused and ...

calculus - test the series for convergence or divergence the series from n=0 to ...

CALC II - Determine the convergence of the following series using the nth-...

calculus - Consider ∞ ∑ [(3k+5)/(kČ-2k)]ᵖ, for each p ∈...

math - for this infinite series (-1)^n/n^2 if i use alternating series test to ...

calculus - does this series converge, and if so is it absolutely convergent? the...