# taylor series

for taylor series do you assume that all y's are ao+a1x+a2x^2 etc?

Jt

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# taylor series

for taylor series do you assume that all y's are ao+a1x+a2x^2 etc?

Jt18:16, 9 April 2012

Yes, for the purpose of this course you can assume that all *y'*s can be written as $y(x)=a_{0}+a_{1}x+a_{2}x^{2}+\dots$

Note that there are functions for which this is not possible, but this is a topic for another course.

Bernhard Konrad18:58, 9 April 2012