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Summation Notation

Summation Notation

Author: Anthony Varela

This lesson introduces summation notation.

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Notes on "Summation Notation"

Key Terms

  • Sequence
  • A set of numbers in a particular order
  • Series
  • The sum of the first nth terms in a sequence
  • Summation notation
  • An expression of a series, using the Greek letter sigma, and a lower and upper index to indicate the first and last terms of the sum.