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- It looks like an undefined operation

The book is Calculus: Basic Concepts for High School

on the first page you are given the following sequence:

1, -1, 1/3, -1/3, 1/5, -1/5, 1/7, -1/7, ...

several pages later the rule is given:

in the second rule, for the first term in the sequence, the coefficient of one of the terms is 1/0. How legitimate is this?

on the first page you are given the following sequence:

1, -1, 1/3, -1/3, 1/5, -1/5, 1/7, -1/7, ...

several pages later the rule is given:

in the second rule, for the first term in the sequence, the coefficient of one of the terms is 1/0. How legitimate is this?