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FullSimplify again ...

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg59138] FullSimplify again ...
  • From: Detlef Müller <dmueller at mathematik.uni-kassel.de>
  • Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2005 01:25:10 -0400 (EDT)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hello.
I happened to type the following lines:



In[15]:= f=FullSimplify[Product[(5-i)/5,{i,1,n}]]
Out[15]= 0

In[17]:= Product[(5-i)/5,{i,1,n}]/.(n->4)
Out[17]= 24/625

Strange, isn't it?

Version Number: 5.1.1.0
Platform: X

Greetings,
   Detlef


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