1

GATE CE 2008

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The Newton-Raphson iteration $${x_{n + 1}} = {1 \over 2}\left( {{x_n} + {R \over {{x_n}}}} \right)$$ can be used to compute

2

GATE CE 2007

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The following equation needs to be numerically solved using the Newton $$-$$ Raphson method $${x^3} + 4x - 9 = 0.\,\,$$ The iterative equation for this purpose is ($$k$$ indicates the iteration level)

3

GATE CE 2007

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

Given that one root of the equation $$\,{x^3} - 10{x^2} + 31x - 30 = 0\,\,$$ is $$5$$ then other roots are

4

GATE CE 2005

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

Given $$a>0,$$ we wish to calculate it reciprocal value $${1 \over a}$$ by using Newton - Raphson method for $$f(x)=0.$$ The Newton - Raphson algorithm for the function will be

Questions Asked from Numerical Methods (Marks 1)

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GATE CE Subjects

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

Hydrology

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Environmental Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

General Aptitude