Learning Newton's Method
Initializing live version
Requires a Wolfram Notebook System
Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram Player or other Wolfram Language products.
This Demonstration illustrates geometrically Newton's method for approximating roots. The available functions illustrate places where Newton's method yields interesting behavior.
Contributed by: Angela Sharp, Chad Pierson, and Joshua Fritz (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA
"Learning Newton's Method"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: March 7 2011