Ma1502Te1-Fall07Solns

# Ma1502Te1-Fall07Solns - MATH1502 Calculus II TEST 1...

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MATH1502 - Calculus II TEST 1 - September 18 - 2007 NAME : ___________________________________ STUDENT NUMBER :_______________________ Write your solutions to the questions on this testpaper - you may use both sides of each sheet of paper. There are 55 marks on this paper. Full marks (100%) is 50 marks. You may NOT use a calculator or any notes. Question Points Ex 1 16 2 8 3 24 4 7 Total 55 ) 50 Question 1 Let f ( x ) = ln (1 + 2 x ) ln (1 + x ) : (i) Compute the 3 rd degree Taylor polynomial P 3 ( x ) of f (about 0 ) and also compute the Lagrange form of the remainder R 3 ( x ) . (8 marks) (ii) Estimate the maximum error of j R 3 ( x ) j = j f ( x ) P 3 ( x ) j for x in [0 ; 1] : (4 marks) (iii) Use (i) to write down (without proof) the 6 th degree Taylor polynomial P 6 (about 0 ) to g ( x ) = ln 1 + 2 x 2 1 2 x 2 ± ln 1 + x 2 1 x 2 ± : (4 marks) Solutions (i) f ( x ) = ln (1 + 2 x ) ln (1 + x ) ) f (0) = ln 1 ln 1 = 0; 1

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f 0 ( x ) = 2 1 + 2 x 1 1 + x ) f 0 (0) = 1; f 00 ( x ) = 4 (1 + 2 x ) 2 + 1 (1 + x ) 2 ) f 00 (0) = 3; f 000 ( x ) = 4 ( 2) (2) (1 + 2 x ) 3 2 (1 + x ) 3 = 16 (1 + 2 x ) 3 2 (1 + x ) 3 ) f 000 (0) = 14; f (4) ( x ) = 16 ( 3) 2 (1 + 2 x ) 4 2 ( 3) (1 + x ) 4 = 96 (1 + 2 x ) 4 + 6 (1 + x ) 4 : Then P 3 ( x ) = f (0) + f 0 (0) x + f 00 (0) x 2 2! + f 000 (0) x 3 3! = 0 +
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## This note was uploaded on 07/22/2008 for the course MATH 1502 taught by Professor Mcclain during the Spring '07 term at Georgia Tech.

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