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    how would i develop a 3rd order taylor series for sqrt(x) @ x=1 and use it to estimate sqrt(2)??
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    Quote Originally Posted by thedoge View Post
    how would i develop a 3rd order taylor series for sqrt(x) @ x=1 and use it to estimate sqrt(2)??
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