Number Theory


The Irrationality and Transcendence of e Connected

Authors: Timothy W. Jones

Using just the derivative of the sum is the sum of the derivatives and simple undergraduate mathematics a proof is given showing e^n is irrational. The proof of e's transcendence is a simple generalization from this result.

Comments: 4 Pages. Further simplifications and clarifications.

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[v1] 2017-11-03 10:35:22
[v2] 2017-11-04 11:58:03
[v3] 2017-11-09 06:45:07
[v4] 2018-02-11 08:32:57

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