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Student[Calculus1][NewtonsMethodTutor] - illustrate Newton's Method

 Calling Sequence NewtonsMethodTutor(f, a) NewtonsMethodTutor(f, var=a)

Parameters

 f - (optional) algebraic expression in one variable var a - (optional) point var - (optional) variable

Description

 • The NewtonsMethodTutor(f) command launches a tutor interface that applies Newton's method for approximating a root of a function to f at the point a.
 If f is not specified, NewtonsMethodTutor uses a default function.
 If a is not specified, NewtonsMethodTutor uses a default point.
 If var is not specified, NewtonsMethodTutor uses a default variable.

Examples

 > $\mathrm{with}\left({\mathrm{Student}}_{\mathrm{Calculus1}}\right):$
 > $\mathrm{NewtonsMethodTutor}\left(\right)$
 > $\mathrm{NewtonsMethodTutor}\left({x}^{3}-1\right)$
 > $\mathrm{NewtonsMethodTutor}\left({x}^{3}-1,0..2\right)$
 > $\mathrm{NewtonsMethodTutor}\left({x}^{3}-1,x=0..2\right)$