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Gamma Function

  1. Mar 15, 2010 #1
    Hi, I need to calculate [tex]\Gamma(7/3)[/tex]/[tex]\Gamma(1/3)[/tex]
    is there some trick to doing this type of problem? I'm finding it really hard to do from first principles.
    Any help would be great, thanks!
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  3. Mar 15, 2010 #2


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    Consider the property of the gamma function:

    [tex]\Gamma(z + 1) = z\Gamma(z)[/tex]
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