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Homework Help: Solve: ln(X+1)=Sin^2(x) x is (0,3)

  1. Jan 4, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    ln(X+1)=Sin^2(x) solve

    3. The attempt at a solution

    I can get three solutions 0, .964, 1.684 using the calculator. How do you solve this wo/ a calculator.
     
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  3. Jan 4, 2009 #2

    jgens

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    My only thought is Newton's method.
     
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