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Numerical Methods Calculus Matlab Numerical Analysis


Numerical Integration of area defined by set of coordinates?

Suppose you have a general shape defined by a bunch of coordinate points that form something that looks like a circle, ellipse, or general closed curve - how do you find the area bounded by these... more
Numerical Methods Calculus Newton Raphson


Why is it not possible to generate an explicit formula for Newton's method?

Going through the recursive formula for approximating roots every time is extraordinarily tedious, so I was wondering why there was no formula that computed the $n$th iteration of Newton's method.

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