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11.

3ab worksheet
1. Which of the following series converge?

1
I. ∑n 2
n=2 ⋅ ln n

1
II. ∑ n ⋅ ln n
n=2

1
III. ∑
n=2 n ⋅ ln n

A) I only
B) II only
C) I and II only
D) I and III only
E) I, II, and III

2. Which of the following series converge?


1 1 1 1
I. + + +! +
+!
2 2 4 4 6 6 2n 2n
1 1 1 1
II. + + +! +!
ln 5 ln 6 ln 7 ln ( n + 4 )
1 1 1 1
III. + + +! + +!
1⋅ 2 2 ⋅ 3 3 ⋅ 4 n ( n + 1)
A) I only
B) II only
C) I and III only
D)II and III only
E) I, II, and III

3. Let an , bn and cn be sequences of positive numbers such ∞


∞ I. ∑ a n diverges
that for all positive integers n, an ≤ bn ≤ cn . If ∑ cn converges, n =1
n =1 ∞
then which of the following statements must be true? II. ∑ bn converges
n =1

III. ∑ (a n + bn ) diverges
(A) I only (B) II only (C) I and III only n =1

(D) II and III only (E) I, II and III



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4. The series ∑n α 2
converges if and only ifM
n =1

(A) α > 0.5 (B) α ≥ 0.5 (C) α = 0.5 (D) α ≤ 0.5 (E) α < 0.5

5. Which of the three series below converge?



1 ln n
∞ ∞
(ln n) 2
I. ∑ II. ∑ III. ∑
n=2 n n=2 n n=2 n

(A) None (C) I and III only (E) I, II and III


(B) I and II only (D) II and III only

6. Which of the following series converges?



ln n
I ∑ n =3 n
5

ΙΙ
∞ ( n)
3

∑n =1 n2

1
III ∑ 4
n =1 n 6 + n5 + ( n 2 + 1)
( A) I only ( B ) II only (C ) III only ( D ) I and III only ( E ) I, II and, III
7. Which of the following series diverges?

2 + cos n
I ∑
n =1 n2

1
ΙΙ ∑ n4 n
n =1

1
III ∑ 2
n =1
n 3

( A ) I only ( B) II only ( C ) III only ( D ) I and III only ( E ) I, II and, III

8. Which of the following series is convergent?



1 ∞
2 + cos ( n + 2 ) ∞
1
I. ∑ 2
II. ∑ 2
III. ∑
n =1 n ( n + 2 ) n =1 n n = 0 ln ( n + 2 )

( A) I only ( B ) II only (C ) I and II only


( D ) II and III only ( E ) All I, II and III

9. Which of the following tests can be used to determine whether the series,

ln n + 2
∑ , converges or diverges?
n =1 n+2
( A) Basic Comparison Test only; divergent
( B ) Basic Comparison Test only; convergent
(C ) Integral Test only; divergent
( D ) Integral Test only; convergent
( E ) Both BCT and Integral Tests; divergent