Which of the following series can be used to compute ln(.8)?
a) ln(x-1) expanded about x=0
b) lnx about x=0
c) ln x in powers of (x-1)
d) ln(x-1) in powers of (x-1)
e) none of the proceding

I am confused... please help!

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