CALCULUS Understanding Its Concepts and Methods
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An error is a difference between a computed, estimated, or measured value and the true, specified, or theoretically correct value. An error bound gives a measure of the possible size of the error.
If a function
is approximated by a polynomial
the error is the difference
An error bound is given by a function
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Lagrange form of the remainder term
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