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    iterative

    i) describe briefly the 'iterative' approach to solving equations
    ii) name two iterative methods

    just started looking at the above can anyone answer the question very breifly
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    What have you "looked at"?
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    bisection and newton paphsom method
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    Great. So I'd say you're done with part ii). What about part i)?
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    It's actually "Raphson", not "Paphson". I suspect that was a typo.

    Do you know what the word "iteration means? If not look it up in a dictionary.
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    yeah sorry that was a typo, thanks for the help.
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    What is the "iterative approach" to solving equations?
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