Hint on 4.1.16

Hint on 4.1.16 - correctly at k = 1. Fix by multiplying the...

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INFS 501 - Hint on 4.1.16 Note that in the sequence: a 1 , a 2 , a 3 , ...,a k , ... = 3, 6, 12, 24, 48, 96,. .., 3 2 k 1 ,... , terms are doubled as you move from left to right. In such a situation, start with the initial approximation: a k 2 k . (*) This approximation grows the way we want, but it doesn't start out
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Unformatted text preview: correctly at k = 1. Fix by multiplying the right hand side of (*) by the appropriate constant so that (*) becomes correct at k = 1. - Bill Ellis...
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