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GATE CE 2016 Set 1

Numerical

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Newton-Raphson method is to be used to find root of equation $$\,3x - {e^x} + \sin \,x = 0.\,\,$$ If the initial trial value for the root is taken as $$0.333,$$ the next approximation for the root would be _________ (note: answer up to three decimal)

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GATE CE 2015 Set 2

Numerical

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In Newton-Raphson iterative method, the initial guess value $$\left( {{x_{ini}}} \right)$$ is considered as zero while finding the roots of the equation: $$\,f\left( x \right) = - 2 + 6x - 4{x^2} + 0.5{x^3}.\,\,\,$$ The correction, $$\Delta x,$$ to be added to $${{x_{ini}}}$$ in the first iteration is __________.

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GATE CE 2015 Set 2

Numerical

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For step-size, $$\Delta x = 0.4,$$ the value of following integral using Simpson's $$1/3$$ rule is ______

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GATE CE 2015 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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The integral $$\,\int_{{x_1}}^{{x_2}} {{x^2}dx\,\,} $$ with $${x_2} > {x_1} > 0$$ is evaluated analytically as well as numerically using a single application of the trapezoidal rule. If $${\rm I}$$ is the exact value of the integral obtained analytically and $$J$$ is the approximate value obtained using the trapezoidal rule, which of the following statements is correct about their relationship?

Questions Asked from Numerical Methods (Marks 2)

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GATE CE Subjects

Construction Material and Management

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Engineering Mechanics

Transportation Engineering

Strength of Materials Or Solid Mechanics

Reinforced Cement Concrete

Steel Structures

Environmental Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

Structural Analysis

Geotechnical Engineering

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

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