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Re: Formula Stirlinga

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  • From: Daniel <dosadchy at its.jnj.com>
  • Date: Fri, 3 May 2013 03:50:29 -0400 (EDT)
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> n = 1000;
> N[n! - Sqrt[2*Pi*n]*(n/Exp[1])^n] =
> 3.35308734163*10^2563
> Why does Stirling's formula works incorrect?
> 

It works just fine.

In[2]:= N[n!/(Sqrt[2*Pi*n]*(n/Exp[1])^n)]
Out[2]= 1.00008

The result of the ratio should be between 1 and 1.0844...



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