Math141_Newton'sMethod

Math141_Newton'sMethod - functions Picture: Iterative...

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Class – Newton’s Method Review Problems first 1. Evaluate the following limits a. 3 0 tan lim x x x x - b. x x x cos 1 sin lim - - π 2. Optimization A can is to be made to hold 1 Liter of oil. Find the dimensions that will minimize the cost of metal to manufacture the can. ( 1 L = 1000 cubic cm; Volume = h r 2 )
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Newton’s Method – Using the derivative to approximate zeros of
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Unformatted text preview: functions Picture: Iterative Method ) ( ) ( 1 n n n n x f x f x x -= + Example 1 : Starting with 2 1 = x find the third approximation 3 x to the root of the equation 5 2 3 =--x x . Example 2 Use Newtons Method to find 2 6 correct to eight decimal places....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course MA 141 and 24 taught by Professor Dempster/mccolum during the Spring '08 term at N.C. State.

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