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Topic: e^5
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Wayne McDermott

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e^5
Posted: Jun 22, 2013 1:53 AM
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e^x = 1 + x + (x^2)/2! + (x^3)/3! + .. + (x^n)/n!.

So e^5 = 1 + 5 + (5^2)/2 + (5^3)/6 + (5^4)/24 + (5^5)/120

= 1 + 5 + 12.5 + 20.83 + 26.041 + 26.041

= 91.412 and I'm damned if I can see where I am going wrong! Any hints greatly appreciated.


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