Need to linearize the following functions using the Taylor method with 1 as the point of expansion:

A) U = ln(c)

B) U = 1 - e^(-c/2)

C) U = c^(1/2)

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- Nov 17th 2009, 04:25 PMGeminiTaylor series expansion (simple)
Need to linearize the following functions using the Taylor method with 1 as the point of expansion:

A) U = ln(c)

B) U = 1 - e^(-c/2)

C) U = c^(1/2) - Nov 17th 2009, 04:27 PMDrexel28
- Nov 17th 2009, 04:36 PMGemini
All I know is that we're supposed to use something like this:

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/images/...dEquation1.gif

It doesn't look too difficult and I did get some solutions out but I have no idea if I'm actually on the right track.