Re: Limits of Nested Expressions

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg80883] Re: Limits of Nested Expressions*From*: dimitris <dimmechan at yahoo.com>*Date*: Wed, 5 Sep 2007 02:41:43 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <fb5oai$8mv$1@smc.twtelecom.net><fbj2a6$nb5$1@smc.vnet.net>

On 4 , 10:43, Yaroslav Bulatov <yarosla... at gmail.com> wrote: > On Sep 3, 3:17 am, dimitris <dimmec... at yahoo.com> wrote: > > > > > > > On 2 , 10:05, dimitris <dimmec... at yahoo.com> wrote: > > > > On 30 , 09:32, Yaroslav Bulatov <yarosla... at gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > 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 > > > > Hi. > > > > I think the others covered your query. > > > Just a side remark, I suggest you to read > > > the following thread, based on a old but similar > > > question of mine. > > > > Regards > > > Dimitris > > > Ooops! > > I forgot the link... > > > Voila: > > >http://groups.google.gr/group/comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica/browse_t... > > > Cheers > > Dimitris > > Thanks for the replies. I got the impression from Michael Trott's > Guidebook that Calculus`Limit contained useful functionality, but now > I can see that it is not so.- - > > - - Trott's book will be updated for Mathematica 6! http://www.mathematicaguidebooks.org/ Cheers Dimitris