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Regula falsi Mathod

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Matlab codes for Regula falsi method

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Updated 14 Sep 2019

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The regula falsi, method of false position, or false position method is a very old method for solving an equation in one unknown, that, in modified form, is still in use. In simple terms, the method is the trial and error technique of using test ("false") values for the variable and then adjusting the test value according to the outcome. This is sometimes also referred to as "guess and check". Versions of the method predate the advent of algebra and the use of equations. See details method: http://mathworld.wolfram.com/MethodofFalsePosition.html

Example:

Enter left point of interval 2

Enter right point of interval 3

Enter the error 0.001

The root is 2.707 >>

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Manotosh Mandal (2020). Regula falsi Mathod (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/72479-regula-falsi-mathod), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Matlab codes for Regula falsi method with example.

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