# Series expansion

#### Poirot

##### Banned
express $\frac{1}{z+1}$ as a power series about z=1. My working: I know $\frac{1}{z+1}=1-z+z^2-z^3+.....$ but this is macluarin series.

#### girdav

##### Member
Write $\frac 1{1+z}=\frac 1{2+(z-1)}=\frac 12\frac 1{1+\frac{z-1}2}$.