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Taylor Polynomials

  1. May 28, 2010 #1
    Hi,
    I'm doing calc-2, and I have hard time understanding and visualizing the idea of Taylor approximation in my head. By the same time I have no problems solving homework on this topic.

    Can someone please explain how I should visualize and think about approximations using Taylor Polynomials to really understand this...
     
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  3. May 28, 2010 #2

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    I'm going to take the liberty of referring you to https://www.physicsforums.com/blog.php?b=1758 [Broken], which I wrote some time ago.

    I hope it gets you started, if you have any questions, please feel free to ask.
     
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  4. May 28, 2010 #3
    Oh..., great post!
    Now I need some time to digest this in my mind...=)
    I'm already have a question but need time to formulate it clearly...
    Again, thank you very much!
     
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