MAD4401 Quiz14 - x 13 20 x 5 3 x 2 15 How do you get...

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MAD 4401 Quiz 14 1. Solve the following equations using Newton’s Method. Show the steps used and the numbers obtained in the iteration. (a) x 3 + 2 x 2 = 0 (b) cos( x ) = x (c) x 20 = 5 2. Find a real zero for the polynomial
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Unformatted text preview: x 13 + 20 x 5 + 3 x 2 + 15 . How do you get started? How do you find a starting x that has a reasonable chance of leading to a root using Newton’s Method?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course MAD 4401 taught by Professor Martcheva during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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