Log in to StudySoup
Get Full Access to Single Variable Calculus - 7 Edition - Chapter 11 - Problem 58
Join StudySoup for FREE
Get Full Access to Single Variable Calculus - 7 Edition - Chapter 11 - Problem 58

Already have an account? Login here
Reset your password

Solved: Approximate by a Taylor polynomial with degree at

Single Variable Calculus | 7th Edition | ISBN: 9780538497831 | Authors: James W Nilsson ISBN: 9780538497831 151

Solution for problem 58 Chapter 11

Single Variable Calculus | 7th Edition

  • Textbook Solutions
  • 2901 Step-by-step solutions solved by professors and subject experts
  • Get 24/7 help from StudySoup virtual teaching assistants
Single Variable Calculus | 7th Edition | ISBN: 9780538497831 | Authors: James W Nilsson

Single Variable Calculus | 7th Edition

4 5 1 373 Reviews
Problem 58

Approximate by a Taylor polynomial with degree at the number . ; (b) Graph and on a common screen. (c) Use Taylors Inequality to estimate the accuracy of the approximation when lies in the given interval

Step-by-Step Solution:
Step 1 of 3

Geography 20—Week 10 Notes (4/4-8/4) Monday, April 4 Political Geography I. Definitions A. State: Organized into a political unit, ruled by an established government, and independent of other states (sovereignty). Therefore, the states within the US are not technically states. B. Country: synonymous with state C. Nation: Related to nationalityIdentity of a group of people. Ex: Japan is a country nation because Japanese are the main nationality living there D. After the collapse of the Roman Empire, Europe split into many smaller countries based on nationality II. Geography of Boundaries A. There are about 150 individual tribes living in Iraq 1. There is a lot of conflict amongst the tribes, causing political unrest B. Shape 1. Compact—roundish with the capital located in the middle of the country (Hungary) 2. Elongated—long (Chile) 3. Fragmented—contains lots of islands (Philippines) 4. Perforated—a country within a country (South Africa is perforated by Lesotho) 5. Prorupt—a long proruption extending from a country (Thailand) C. Types of Boundaries 1. Physical Boundaries—mountains, water, and desert i. Andes Mountains in Chile and Argentina ii. Lake Victoria in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda 2. Possibility of new boundaries in the Arctic Circle as more and more ice melts 3. Frontiers are zones, not lines i. Frontiers in Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Oman were turned into boundaries with concrete pillars 4. Boundaries extend up into the air (air rights) and down into the ground (mineral rights) Wednesday, April 6 III. Cultural Boundaries A. Geometric—lines of latitude and longitude (border between the US and Canada) B. Ethnic 1. European borders i. 1800s—Europe was made up mostly of empires ii. 1924—Countries were formed after WWI iii. 1980—Germany was still divided (East and West) and the USSR existed iv. 2013—USSR broke apart and became Russia, East and West Germany joined together, Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, and Yugoslavia became seven separate countries C. Boundary Problems 1. ISIS—remnants of terrorist groups that want to take over Syria and create a caliphate (religion-based kingdom) 2. Kurds want to have their own country called Kurdistan 3. Cyprus—Greeks make up most of the population. Turks occupy the northern part. The UN make a boundary between the Turks and Greeks 4. Ex-Soviet Union countries 5. Berlin Wall—built by East Germany to prevent a “brain drain” into West Germany D. Cooperation Among States 1. Political Cooperation—UN i. Peacekeeping ii. Law of the Sea—who gets what part of the sea beyond a country’s shoreline a. 0-12 miles—Territorial Sea b. 12-200 miles—Exclusive economic zone (EZ) State has rights to fish and resources, but other ships are allowed to be there c. Median Line—Line drawn halfway between countries that are closer together than 400 miles 2. Political Cooperation i. Regional military alliances 3. Economic Cooperation i. European Union (27 countries)—they all use Euros as currency Friday, March 8 IV. Proportional Representation A. Electoral College—538 electoral votes 1. 100 senators (2 per state), 435 representatives, 3 from DC 2. All votes are not equal—minimum representation and winner takes all (except in Maine and Nebraska) B. Reapportionment 1. Population changes with migration and growth leads to the need to reapportion seats 2. Based on the census of population that is taken every 10 years 3. Every state keeps one representative 4. The presidential candidate needs at least 270 electoral votes to win C. Redistricting 1. Redrawing the district boundaries based on reapportionment 2. Generally done by legislature 3. Meant to maintain equality of votes, but it can be manipulated through gerrymandering D. Gerrymandering 1. Discriminatory redistricting 2. Consolidating power 3. Diluting the opponent’s power 4. Racist gerrymandering after the Civil War i. All minorities were put in one district and only got one representative ii. Minorities were also spread out among districts to dilute their votes 5. 1982 Voting Rights Act i. Majority-minority districts, but only if there was no manipulation ii. Constitutional issues

Step 2 of 3

Chapter 11, Problem 58 is Solved
Step 3 of 3

Textbook: Single Variable Calculus
Edition: 7
Author: James W Nilsson
ISBN: 9780538497831

Other solutions

People also purchased

Related chapters

Unlock Textbook Solution

Enter your email below to unlock your verified solution to:

Solved: Approximate by a Taylor polynomial with degree at