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Material Needed for Power Series

  1. Oct 27, 2009 #1
    I'm in a "series and sequences" class. Up until power series, if I studied the material a decent amount and did alot of practice problems, things made sense.

    We got to power series today and I simply am not getting anything. I read the chapter in the book just now and it totally lost me.


    It doesn't seem like a vastly more complicated affair than regular series. Am I right?
    Are there any good resources on the net for this you guys could recommend?

    Thanks!
     
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  3. Oct 27, 2009 #2
    it's more complicated than a series of constants because there's a variable involved, and convergence of the series depends on values of that variable. if you understand regular series, i guess power series is that next step though
     
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2009
  4. Oct 28, 2009 #3
    Are there any good online resources? :)
     
  5. Oct 28, 2009 #4
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