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Unformatted text preview: Secant method o Two initial approximations, not necessarily bracketing a root o Not guaranteed to converge but faster False Position method o Two initial approximations that bracket a root o Might not converge but likely to, fast Newton-Raphson method o Uses derivative of function o Fast convergence (not guaranteed) o Derivation might be analytical (exact) or numerically extimated Numerical Integration Midpoint method error O(h 2 ) Trapezoidal method error O(h 2 ) Simpsons method error O(h 5 ) Monte Carlo methods Initial Value Problems (ODEs) Eulers method for growing function Runge-Kutta method Applications in two variables...
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