HW8 - second order method. Then calculate the error of each...

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PETE 2060 – Computing in Petroleum Engineering Homework 8 Due date 11 16 2010 1. Determine the highest real root of (using calculator) 5 7 . 17 7 . 11 2 ) ( 2 3 x x x x f (a) Fixed point iteration method (three iterations, x 0 =3.2). (b) New-Raphson Method (three iterations, x 0 =3.2). 2. Calculate the derivative of the f(x) at x = .56 and h =0.23, using forward, backward and
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Unformatted text preview: second order method. Then calculate the error of each method by comparing these values with the exact value of f’(x). 5 7 . 17 5 . 15 . 1 . ) ( 2 3 4 x x x x x f...
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