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Now that we have pentagonal numbers, we can define m-gonal numbers for any m ~ 3 in a similar manner. The two most common types of 40 12. Classical Partition Function and Euler's Product Formula polygonal numbers are the triangular numbers, ~ _ n(n+ 1) 2 n - ' and , of course, the square numbers , On = n 2 • In general , we may deduce geometrically the formula for the nth m-gonal number: mn _ (2)~ - m - + n -_ n(mn-2n-m+4) 2 . n -l Identities for triangular and square numbers similar to Euler 's product formula can also be derived from Jacobi's triple product identity.
1. ~~ . 6) Definition. 9) 9. Two Euler's Identities and Two q-Exponential Functions 31 Analogously, we can define another q-exponential function using El. Definition. Another q-analogue of the classical exponential function is EX = q ~ qj(j-1 )/2 x j [j]! J J=O = (1 + (1 _ q)x)oo . 10) q Let us study some properties of the two q-exponential functions. The classical exponential function is unchanged under differentiation. Its two q-analogues have similar behavior. J -[j]! J -[j]! J [ . -I]! ' J=O J=l J=l J J=O J and , t qj(j-1)/2 D~~j = [J] .
D Like the Pascal rule, many identities involving binomial coefficients have their q-analogues. Imagine that we have m + n balls, and they are placed into two groups, one with m and one with n of them. Each way of choosing k balls from all m + n of them corresponds in a one-to-one manner to a way of choosing j balls from the group with m balls and choosing k - j balls from the group of n balls , with j running from 0 to k. ). 3) Example. 1. Let V = IF;:+n and let Vm C V be a fixed subspace with dim Vm = m .