The number of distinct subsums

M. N. Bleicher, P. Erdős

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In this paper we improve the lower bounds for the number, S(N), of distinct values obtained as subsums of the first N terms of the harmonic series.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-42
Number of pages14
JournalMathematics of Computation
Issue number129
Publication statusPublished - 1975

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics

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