This is my first post, so I'm hoping that this is in the correct section
Use Newton's Method to find the two solutions
e^x=5.5x
https://webwork.math.lsu.edu/webwork...rob4image1.png
solve for
xleft=________
xright=_______
This is my first post, so I'm hoping that this is in the correct section
Use Newton's Method to find the two solutions
e^x=5.5x
https://webwork.math.lsu.edu/webwork...rob4image1.png
solve for
xleft=________
xright=_______
Newton's method - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Using this formula with
Note that is positive and is negative so taking a guess set
Then just iterate the series until you get the desired accuracry
Here is a excel worksheet it only take 2 interations to get 4 decimal places of accuracy.