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Homework Help: Maple Help.

  1. Mar 14, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Use Newton’s Method to approximate the indicated root of the equation to correct six decimal places.

    The root of 2.2x5 – 4.4x3 + 1.3x2-0.9x-4.0=0 in the interval [-2, -1]


    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution

    I am scanning it as we speak, but I have to do this assignment in maple and i just dont understand how I can.
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 14, 2012 #2
    You could start by telling us what Newton's method is and how it could be useful here.
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