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erratum in OnLineHelp & TheBook

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  • Subject: [mg26631] erratum in OnLineHelp & TheBook
  • From: wouter.meeussen at (Wouter Meeussen)
  • Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2001 22:36:11 -0500 (EST)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

 OnLineHelp & TheBook contain so few typo's that it is reasonable to
report any that are left.

Example: Search for "Genocchi" in the help, and you get:

The Euler numbers are related to the Genocchi numbers by 
  (Subscript[G, n] = 2^(2 - 2*n)*n*Subscript[E, 2*n - 1])

this is incorrect, and should read :

G[2n] = 2n EulerE[ 2n-1,0 ] = 2(1-2^(2n)) BernoulliB[ 2n ]

altough I'm not certain if it should be G[2n] or G[n] above: 
cfr. A001469 [EIS] and

but be kind enough to correct me if I'm wrong.


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