Accession Number : AD0698183

Title :   A DISASTER USING APPROXIMATIONS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Spencer,Joel

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The author gives an example of the error resulting from truncating a series too soon.

Descriptors :   (*TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS, *APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS)), SPECIAL FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICAL), TAYLOR'S SERIES, ACCURACY

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE