Simple Series to calculate tan(x)

09122016, 11:42 PM
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RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)
(09122016 08:28 PM)Dieter Wrote:(09122016 10:09 AM)Willy R. Kunz Wrote: Anyway, here' the result. With tolerance = 1E8, we get The use of the tolerance value is in a relative context. It is a rough indicator. Calculating the error assumes we know the exact function value. This works fine in the context of an exercise. How did the programmings in the 50s compare trig function approximations with their exact counterparts? It was not easy! 

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Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Namir  09072016, 05:59 PM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Dieter  09072016, 07:10 PM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Willy R. Kunz  09122016, 10:09 AM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Dieter  09122016, 08:28 PM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Namir  09122016 11:42 PM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Namir  09072016, 09:02 PM
RE: Simple Series to calculate tan(x)  Namir  09122016, 12:17 PM

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