(a) use the 5th degree taylor polynomial to approximate sin(1.2) (b) determine the accuracy of part (a)
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Originally Posted by yoman360 (a) use the 5th degree taylor polynomial to approximate sin(1.2) (b) determine the accuracy of part (a) $\displaystyle \sin(x) = x - \frac{x^3}{3!} + \frac{x^5}{5!} - \frac{x^7}{7!} + \ldots$ Sub in 1.2 For the error find the value of $\displaystyle \bigg{|}\frac{x^7}{7!}\bigg{|}$ which will be your maximum error.
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