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Apply newton's method with initial approximation x1=4 to find the 2nd and 3rd approximations x2 and x3 to the real root of the equation
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Need verification: Apply newton's method with initial approximation x1=4 to find the 2nd and 3rd approximations x2 and x3 to the real root of the equation
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[x^3 9x +28 = 0\] my answer is 4 for both x2 and x3.. can anyone verify this?
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ksaimouliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
can u explain ur steps
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[x2 = x1  \frac{ f(x1) }{ f'(x1) }\] \[x3 = x2  \frac{ f(x2) }{ f'(x2) }\]
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[x2 = (4)  (\frac{ (4)^3 9(4) +28 }{ 3(4)  9 })\]
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
which is equal to 4, and repeats for x3
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
wait there is a power next to the 4 on the bottom
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i just forgot that, but i still get 4 for x2
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so its (4)  (0/39)....right?
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ksaimouliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hmm but i got x1=0 so should'nt the x2=0F(0)/(f'(0))
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
x1 is already given to be x1 = 4
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
or is initial approximation x0?
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ksaimouliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ohh yup then ur right
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
im confused though..so is initial approximation (4) x0 or x1?
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i know it says x1 in the question, but im not sure
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think it is probably x1
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ksaimouliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
it is x1 clearly stated in question
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iop360Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do you get 4 for both x2 and x3 now when you try it?
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