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Posted by **Dakota** on Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 1:40am.

The positive root of

3sinx = x^2

- calculus -
**Steve**, Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 5:40amA little perl program for Newton's Method reveals the solution for x^2 - 3sinx = 0:

1: 2.0000000 = 1.2721077

2: 1.7576218 = 0.1414378

3: 1.7228915 = 0.0029877

4: 1.7221255 = 0.0000015

5: 1.7221251 = 0.0000000

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