# Science:Infinite Series Module/Units/Unit 1/1.5 The Telescoping and Harmonic Series

## What This Lesson Covers

In this lesson we introduce

- the telescopic series
- the harmonic series

## Learning Objectives

After reading this lesson and after completing a sufficient number of the problems, students should be able to

- determine if a given series is a telescopic or harmonic series
- calculate the sum of a telescopic series

## Topics

- Introduction: The Telescoping and Harmonic Series
- The Harmonic Series
- The Telescoping Series
- Video Examples
- Final Notes on Telescoping and Harmonic Series