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Prove that

[tex]\lim_{x\rightarrow\ 0} (1+x)^{1/x}=e[/tex]

by an epsilon-delta proof.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I did:

x < a

1 + x < 1 + a

but I couldn't go any further.

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# Homework Help: Epsilon-delta proof of limit definition of e?

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