# Generating McLaurin Series for ln (1+x^2)

1. Dec 14, 2008

### islandboy401

I am having trouble generating a MacLaurin Series for

ln (1+x^2)

2. Dec 14, 2008

### HallsofIvy

Staff Emeritus
Do you know the McLaurin series for ln(1+ x)? If not, it's easy to differentiate that repeatedly and just using the definition of McLaurin series. Once you have that, replace x with x2.

3. Dec 14, 2008

### islandboy401

Thank you very much HallsofIvy...