(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

If [tex]\sum^{n}_{r=0} \frac{1}{^{n}C_{r}} = a[/tex], then find the value of [tex]\sum^{n}_{r=0} \frac{r}{^{n}C_{r}}[/tex] in terms of a and n.[/tex]

3. The attempt at a solution

I tried to write down the terms of both the series, but to no avail. i cant think of anything.Please shed some light.

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# Homework Help: Binomial Coefficients

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