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Calculus: Continuing with Taylor polynomials, we consider a method for improving the degree of accuracy for tangent line approximations by considering higher derivatives. This leads to the definition of Taylor coefficients. we consider the examples of f(x) = x^3+1 at x=1.1 and f(x) = sin(x) at x = 3.

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