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Summation Notation

Author: Anthony Varela
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This lesson introduces summation notation.

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Terms to Know
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