Solution of equation f(x)=0 with iterative method
Author: Antonio Maddalosso, Fabrizio Zironi
Tags 2D shapes , Algebra , Analysis , Analytic Geometry , Animations , Calculus , Chaos , Derivative , Dynamic Simulations , Dynamic Systems , Equations , Function Plotter , Functions , Geometry , Graphing , PhET , Simulation , Zeros , Solving equations
This app demonstrates the application of the iterative method to the solution of an equation f (x) = 0.
You are asked to enter the function f (x) and the initial value x0. Through a cursor k it is possible to vary the slope of the curve at the intersection with the line of fixed points y = x and then set the convergence of the method.
Tab 1.2 displays the iteration diagram, the cursor and a convergence diagram.
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