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    The degree- term in the Maclaurin polynomial

    Hi, im having problems entering the n-th term of the equation

    1/(1-x)

    if im not wrong is should be (n-1)*x^(n-1)/(n-1)!
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    You are, sorry.

    \frac{1}{1-x} = 1+x+x^{2} + ... + x^{n-1} + ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by TKHunny View Post
    You are, sorry.

    \frac{1}{1-x} = 1+x+x^{2} + ... + x^{n-1} + ...
    Provided that \displaystyle |x| < 1...
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