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Limits of Nested Expressions

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  • Subject: [mg80718] Limits of Nested Expressions
  • From: Yaroslav Bulatov <yaroslavvb at>
  • Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2007 02:29:47 -0400 (EDT)

Is it possible to compute the following limit in Mathematica 6?
Limit[Nest[Sqrt[5 + #]&, 5, n], n -> Infinity]

It used to be possible through Calculus`Limit package, which seems to
be gone

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