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Methods for Estimating Roots


Methods for Estimating Roots

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This applet allows a person to test several root approximating methods by simply filling in the starting endpoint A, the endingendpoint B, the formula, selecting the method, and pressing the calculate button. For example try typing in 0 for A, 1 for B, andy=x^2-2 for the formula. Press calculate. For each repetition of the method a new line wil be generated in the large text area at the bottom. For equations, which make themethods run many times, you may need to scroll down to the bottom of this... More
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: August 06, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 12, 2009
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Submitter: John Walkup


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Source Code Available: yes
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