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In maple is there a way to convert a continued fraction into a rational polynomial? I'm using the minimax function and for a particular function I want to approximate it returns a continued fraction instead of a rational polynomial for which I want in this form and not in continued fraction form.

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Relevant: this and this. –  user2468 Jul 30 '12 at 23:08
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Use > normal(...); –  Robert Israel Jul 31 '12 at 0:57
    
thanks guys, yep normal is the function I need but I also noticed after using this that I wasn't using enough terms in my function I was using for minimax. –  snk_kid Aug 1 '12 at 13:15
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