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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 Netwons method to approximate, to within 10-4 , 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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This note was uploaded on 10/28/2010 for the course MATH 151a taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.
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