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variants of this functions
LegendreP






Mathematica Notation

Traditional Notation









Polynomials > LegendreP[n,z] > Series representations > Generalized power series > Expansions at generic point z==z0





http://functions.wolfram.com/05.03.06.0027.01









  


  










Input Form





LegendreP[n, z] == Sum[(Gamma[1 + k + n]/(2^k (k!^2 Gamma[1 - k + n]))) Hypergeometric2F1[k - n, 1 + k + n, 1 + k, (1 - Subscript[z, 0])/2] (z - Subscript[z, 0])^k, {k, 0, n}]










Standard Form





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MathML Form







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Rule Form





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2007-05-02





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