These are BC topics
Everyday series (1-17-2017) The most familiar series: Numbers
Amortization (2-9-2015) An important use of a (finite) series – Find you mortgage payment without calculus.
Convergence Test List A summary of the tests. Download and copy for your students (and yourself)
Which Convergence Test Should I Use? Part 1 (2-9-2018) You have a big choice
Which Convergence Test Should I Use? Part 2 (2-16-2018) Making the best choice.
POWER SERIES (Maclaurin series and Taylor series)
Introducing Power Series 1 (2-8-2013) Making better approximations
Introducing Power Series 2 (2-11-2013) Graphing and seeing the interval of convergence
Introducing Power Series 3 (2-13-2013) Questions pointing the way to power series
Graphing Taylor Polynomials (2-7-2017) Using a graphing calculator to graphs Taylor series
New Series from Old 1 (2-15-2013) Substituting
New Series from Old 2 (2-18-2013) Differentiating and Integrating
New Series from Old 3 (2-20-2013) Rational functions as geometric series
Geometric Series – Far Out (2-14-2017) A very interesting and instructive mistake
Synthetic Summer Fun (7-10-2017) Finding the Taylor series coefficients without differentiating
Error Bounds (2-22-2013) The alternating series error bound, and the Lagrange error bound
The Lagrange Highway (5-20-15) a metaphor for the error bound
REVIEW NOTES Type 10: Sequence and Series Questions (4-6-2018) A summary for reviewing sequences and series.