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    Quote Originally Posted by Prove It View Post
    The point of a Taylor series is to use a particular combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and exponentiation to approximate numbers you normally would not be able to evaluate.
    Somehow, I don't think that's really the point of a Taylor series.
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    Well then what do you think the point of a Taylor series is?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Prove It View Post
    BTW, tell whoever has set this question that this is a stupid question.

    Ok I'll tell them
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