Unformatted text preview: value oF x that produces the point on the graph oF y = x 2 that is closest to (1 , 0) (hint: minimize d ( x ) 2 , where d ( x ) represents the distance From ( x, x 2 ) to (1 , 0)). 2.3, #14 Use Netwon’s method to approximate, to within 104 , the value oF x that produces the point on the graph oF y = 1 x that is closest to (2 , 1). IF needed, codes can be Found on the class webpage. 1...
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 Math, AirTrain Newark, Secant method, Rootfinding algorithm, 10−4

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