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12-19.

Given

Find the Maclaurin polynomial,

, which approximatesnear.The original function and first few derivatives are listed below. Do you see a pattern?

Evaluate the original function and each of the derivatives at

.Write

using sigma notation.Simplify the terms in the equation given in Step 2 (a). Then write an expression for the general term. Use this in your summation.