Hi heres my question.
Use Newton’s Method to approximate the coordinates (x,y) of the point on the parabola y=x^2 that is closest to the point (4,0).
Round all answers to 2 decimal places
Thanks for the help
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distance between and is
distance will be a minimum, when the radicand function, , is a minimum. so, let
distance will be a minimum when , and this is the function with which you want to use Newton's method.
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