Category Archives: Taylor Series

Taylor Series Uses #1: Complicated Integrals

1. Can you compute ? Well, first we consider the antiderivative for …which doesn’t exist. What do we do? Cry. No, what I mean is, use Taylor series!

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Taylor Polynomials

1. So last time we concluded discussing Taylor series with constructing a polynomial using the first terms in the Taylor series. This “Taylor polynomial” approximated our function, and we want to know how well does it approximate? We will derive … Continue reading

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Taylor Series

0. Can we approximate a function using a power series? With the calculus’ help, we can!

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