# Math Help - What is the Maclaurin series of 1/(x+1)^0.5?

1. ## What is the Maclaurin series of 1/(x+1)^0.5?

Does anyone know what the Maclaurin series of $1/\sqrt{x+1}$ is?

2. ## Re: What is the Maclaurin series of 1/(x+1)^0.5?

Originally Posted by TriKri
Does anyone know what the Maclaurin series of $1/\sqrt{x+1}$ is?
Use Newton's Generalised Binomial Series with \displaystyle \begin{align*} (1 + x)^{-\frac{1}{2}} \end{align*}.

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4. ## Re: What is the Maclaurin series of 1/(x+1)^0.5?

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