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Taylor series question.

  1. Nov 2, 2012 #1
    Hello,

    What polynomial should I use for finding Taylor series for 28^(3/5) up to the first order? I mean, aside x^3 around 2. Any suggestions?
     
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  3. Nov 2, 2012 #2

    ehild

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    Use the Taylor series of f(x)=x^(3/5) around a=32 (=2^5).

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  4. Nov 2, 2012 #3
    Did you not mean to write =2^3 (Instead of "=2^5")?
     
  5. Nov 2, 2012 #4
    I know that 32=2^5.
     
  6. Nov 2, 2012 #5

    HallsofIvy

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    Yes, and that is the fifth power of an integer that is closest to 28. That's the point.
     
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