|Journal of Integer Sequences, Vol. 14 (2011), Article 11.5.8|
We also obtain some results on the Bell numbers using well-known formulae. We compare the Bell numbers with and .
Finally, applying the general statements proved in the article we obtain the formula
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Received December 9 2010; revised version received March 28 2011; May 4 2011. Published in Journal of Integer Sequences, May 10 2011.