- Formulas 1, 2, 6, 7 of the
top ten summation formulas
are generating function formulas.
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Maple does generating functions.
- In a terminal shell enter the following commands
(noting the space dot at the end):
cp ~holte/public/mcs256/demo.mw .
- From Maple, open demo.mw (now placed in your home directory).
- Answer "Yes" to the autoexecute question.
- Study the worked examples.
Learn from them. Try to solve the extra problems in the demo.
- Basic manipulations: Class notes