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Journal Article

A Short Proof of Stirling’s Formula

Hongwei Lou
The American Mathematical Monthly
Vol. 121, No. 2 (February 2014), pp. 154-157
DOI: 10.4169/amer.math.monthly.121.02.154
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.4169/amer.math.monthly.121.02.154
Page Count: 4
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A Short Proof of Stirling’s Formula
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Abstract

Abstract By changing variables in a suitable way and using dominated convergence methods, this note gives a short proof of Stirling’s formula and its refinement.

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