Re: Limit doesn't work properly

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg13249] Re: [mg13184] Limit doesn't work properly*From*: Carl Woll <carlw at fermi.phys.washington.edu>*Date*: Fri, 17 Jul 1998 03:17:44 -0400*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hi, Try either Limit[FullSimplify[a[v+1]/a[v]],v->Infinity] or <<Calculus`Limit` Limit[a[v+1]/a[v],v->Infinity] Carl Woll Dept of Physics U of Washington On Mon, 13 Jul 1998, Alexander Kricke wrote: > Hello, > > Mathematica doesn't find the correct result as a number (1/e) of the > following sequence: > > a[v_]:=v!/v^v; > N[Limit[a[v+1]/a[v],v->Identity]; > > > What is the reason for this circumstance ?? > > Greetings from Germany > > Alex >