Math Bits - Legendre Polynomials

Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with the series solutions to Legendre's equation.

In-class Content

Ideas for new in-class activities

  • FIXMELegendre Integrals (SGA - 20 min)
    • An activity in parallel with the Harmonic Integrals activity from Waves and Oscillators - we did not have time to design or run such an activity.

Homework for Central Forces

  1. (LegendreSine) Expanding the sine function in a Legendre series.

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