Subject:
Calculus
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Approximating Functions, Cac077
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English
Media Formats:
eBook, Interactive

Education Standards (1)

Approximating functions with polynomials module

Overview

After completing this section, students should be able to do the following.

  • Compute Taylor polynomials.
  • Use Taylor’s theorem to estimate the error of a Taylor polynomial.
  • Determine the maximum error between a function and a given Taylor polynomial.

Approximating functions with polynomials

Ximera Module

We can approximate smooth functions with polynomials.