My friend challenges me to solve the following:

\(\color{green}{\quad\text{What would be the solution to:}}\)

\(\color{green}{\quad\Large\frac{1}{3} + \frac{1}{7} + \frac{1}{8} + \frac{1}{15} + \frac{1}{24} + \frac{1}{26} + \frac{1}{31} + \frac{1}{35} + \cdots}\)

## Comments

Sort by:

TopNewestHow are the denominators progressing? I mean what is the pattern? – Yatin Khanna · 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Log in to reply

– Dibyadarshan Hota · 5 months, 1 week ago

Not very sure but I couldn't help but notice this: 3=(2^2)-1,7=(2^3)-1,15=(2^4)-1,31=(2^5)-1..... 8=(3^2)-1,26=(3^3)-1...... 15=(4^2)-1(already included) 24=(5^2)-1........ 35=(6^2)-1........Log in to reply

– Bloons Qoth · 5 months, 3 weeks ago

My friend simply send me this, and asks me to solve it. At the moment, I can't really tell what the pattern is. I guess it is part of the problem.Log in to reply

– Yatin Khanna · 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Cool! I will definitely try this one..Log in to reply