Math 351 Assignment 2
These are problems 2, 5, 11, 14, 24, 25, 29 from section 2 of Cheney-Kincaid. They are all loss of significance
problems. See Cheney-Kincaid 2.2. The wikipedia for Loss of Significance is also a reasonable reference.
A lot of the tim
Math 351 Assignment 4
These are problems from Section 3.3: 1, 9, and Section 4.1: 1, 2, 3, 4, 9 (ignore the hint), 11
From section 3.3
1. Calculate an approximate value for 43/4 using one step of the secant method with x0 = 3 and x1 = 2.
9. What is the ap
Math 351 Assignment 1
These are problems 1, 6, 8, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16 from Section 1.2 in Cheney-Kincaid. You are welcome to use
Sage Math Cloud for any of these problems.
1. The Maclaurin series for (1 + x)n is known as the binomial series. It states that
Math 351 Assignment 3
These are problems from Section 3.1: 1, 8, and Section 3.2: 1, 4, 11, 17, 25.
From section 3.1
1. Find where the graphs of y = 3x and y = ex intersect by finding roots of ex 3x = 0, correct to four
decimal digits.
8. If a = 0.1 and b
Math 351: Numerical Analysis
Classes: 14:00-14:50, MWF, 191 ANS.
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