GATE | GATE CS 1997 | Question 2

The Newton-Raphson method is used to find the root of the equation x– 2 = 0. If the iterations are started from -1, the iterations will

a. converge to -1
b. converge to √2
c. converge to -√2
d. not converge
(A) a
(B) b
(C) c
(D) d

Answer: (C)


Quiz of this Question
Please comment below if you find anything wrong in the above post

My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up
Article Tags :

Be the First to upvote.

Please write to us at to report any issue with the above content.