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d.arbitman

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What is the name and where can I find the derivation for the following approximation?

(X-(ΔX/2)) / (X+ (ΔX/2)) ≈ 1- ΔX/X

Assuming ΔX << X, and X = (X1 + X2) / 2 and ΔX = X1 - X2

Thanks fellas!

EDIT: Revised the expression.

(X-(ΔX/2)) / (X+ (ΔX/2)) ≈ 1- ΔX/X

Assuming ΔX << X, and X = (X1 + X2) / 2 and ΔX = X1 - X2

Thanks fellas!

EDIT: Revised the expression.

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