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Unformatted text preview: %Move all terms to one side --> x^4 - x - 2 = 0 func1 = x1.^4 - x1 - 2; %x value that makes function closest to zero is solution [sol1 index1] = min(abs(func1)); %find other solution, between x = 0 and x = 2 x2 = 0:.001:2; func2 = x2.^4 - x2 - 2; [sol2 index2] = min(abs(func2)); fprintf('\nx= %.2f or x = %.2f\n\n', x1(index1), x2(index2));...
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This note was uploaded on 08/06/2010 for the course ENGR 3 taught by Professor Ben-yaakov during the Summer '08 term at UCSB.
- Summer '08