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GATE CE 2005

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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Given $$a>0,$$ we wish to calculate its reciprocal value $${1 \over a}$$ by using Newton - Raphson method for $$f(x)=0.$$ For $$a=7$$ and starting with $${x_0} = 0.2\,\,$$ the first two iterations will be

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Engineering Mechanics

Strength of Materials Or Solid Mechanics

Structural Analysis

Construction Material and Management

Reinforced Cement Concrete

Steel Structures

Geotechnical Engineering

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Environmental Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

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