Can someone explain "Taylor's Inequality" in entirely nonmathmatical terms?

I know its kinda weird request but i am so easily confused with this stuff.

Thanks alot!

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- Apr 7th 2007, 10:58 PMadam21What is Taylor's Inequality in really really simple terms?
Can someone explain "Taylor's Inequality" in entirely nonmathmatical terms?

I know its kinda weird request but i am so easily confused with this stuff.

Thanks alot! - Apr 7th 2007, 11:21 PMJhevon
Well, i don't know the proof of the inequality itself, so i really can't explain in much detail. i can tell you however, that it is used to find the error in the taylor series approximation of a function.

see Taylor.pdf to see it in action. start from page 3 - Apr 8th 2007, 04:15 AMCaptainBlack