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5-155.

Use Newton's Method to calculate the *x*-intercept of the function *y* = *x − *2 + sin *x*, correct to 5 decimal places. Homework Help ✎

A reasonable estimate is *x*_{1} = 1.

5-155.

Use Newton's Method to calculate the *x*-intercept of the function *y* = *x − *2 + sin *x*, correct to 5 decimal places. Homework Help ✎

A reasonable estimate is *x*_{1} = 1.