# Math Help - taylor polynomial help

1. ## taylor polynomial help

Hi, i am having trouble with this question. help would be appreciated

2. Originally Posted by jackjack123
Hi, i am having trouble with this question. help would be appreciated

The first order Taylor polynomial about $(x_0,y_0)$ is:

$
P(x,y)=f(x_0,y_0)+ (x-x_0)\left. f_x\right|_{(x_0,y_0)}+(y-y_0)\left. f_y\right|_{(x_0,y_0)}
$

so you should be able to use this to do part a. If not let us know what the problem is and we will try to explain

CB

3. Originally Posted by jackjack123
Hi, i am having trouble with this question. help would be appreciated

These questions come from an assignment that contributes towards final grade. Thread closed.