Consider the series
The general formula for the sum of the first
. Your answer should be in terms of
The sum of a series is defined as the limit of the sequence of partial sums, which means
Select all true statements (there may be more than one correct answer):
The series is a telescoping series (i.e., it is like a collapsible telescope).
The series is a geometric series.
The series converges.
Most of the terms in each partial sum cancel out.
The series is a p-series.
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