Solve the equation n! + (n+1)! = (n+2)!.

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n! + (n+1)! = (n+2)!

Let us rewrite:

n!+ (n+1)n! = (n+2)(n+1)n!

Factorize n!

n!(1+n+1) = (n+2)(n+1)n!

Divide by n!

==> n+2 = (n+2)(n+1)

No divide by (n+2)

==> 1= n+1

==> n = 0

to verify substitute with n=0

==> 0! + 1! = 2!

==> 1+1 = 2

==> 2=2

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