# Science:Infinite Series Module/Units/Unit 2/2.1 The Divergence Test

## What This Lesson Covers

In this short lesson we will only introduce the divergence test.

## Learning Objectives

After reading this lesson and completing a sufficient number of exercices on paper, you should be able to use the divergence test to determine if a given infinite series diverges.

## Topics

- Introduction To The Divergence Test
- A Useful Theorem
- The Divergence Test
- A Divergence Test Flowchart
- A Simple Divergence Test Example
- Final Thoughts on the Divergence Test

## Additional Resources for This Lesson

- Problems from the list of recommended exercises
- Additional Example 1: Divergence Test with Square Roots
- Additional Example 2: Divergence Test with arctan(x)
- Video Examples