**Decreasing** — De*creas ing, a. Becoming less and less; diminishing. {De*creas ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] {Decreasing series} (Math.), a series in which each term is numerically smaller than the preceding term. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Series (mathematics)** — A series is the sum of the terms of a sequence. Finite sequences and series have defined first and last terms, whereas infinite sequences and series continue indefinitely.[1] In mathematics, given an infinite sequence of numbers { an } … Wikipedia

**series** — 1. A succession of similar objects following one another in space or time. 2. In chemistry, a group of substances, either elements or compounds, having similar properties or differing from each other in composition by a constant ratio. [L. fr.… … Medical dictionary

**Ever Decreasing Circles** — infobox television show name = Ever Decreasing Circles caption = Opening titles of Ever Decreasing Circles format = Sitcom runtime = 30 minutes creator = John Esmonde and Bob Larbey starring = Richard Briers Penelope Wilton Peter Egan Stanley… … Wikipedia

**Alternating series** — In mathematics, an alternating series is an infinite series of the form:sum {n=0}^infty ( 1)^n,a n,with an ≥ 0 (or an ≤ 0) for all n . A finite sum of this kind is an alternating sum. An alternating series converges if the terms an converge to 0… … Wikipedia

**Convergent series** — redirects here. For the short story collection, see Convergent Series (short story collection). In mathematics, a series is the sum of the terms of a sequence of numbers. Given a sequence , the nth partial sum Sn is the sum of the first n terms… … Wikipedia

**The Good Life (1975 TV series)** — This article is about the UK sitcom. For the US sitcom, see The Good Life (1971 TV series). Good Neighbors redirects here. For the 2010 Canadian film, see Good Neighbors (film). The Good Life Opening credits of The Good Lif … Wikipedia

**Sprint Cup Series** — Sprint Cup redirects here. For the horse race, see Haydock Sprint Cup. Not to be confused with Sprint Car. Sprint Cup Series Category Stock car racing Country or region … Wikipedia

**As Time Goes By (TV series)** — As Time Goes By From left; Sandy, Jean, Lionel, Alistair and Judi Genre Situation comedy Created by Colin Bostock Smith … Wikipedia

**Convergence of Fourier series** — In mathematics, the question of whether the Fourier series of a periodic function converges to the given function is researched by a field known as classical harmonic analysis, a branch of pure mathematics. Convergence is not necessarily a given… … Wikipedia