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find a linearization function and approximate a. sqrt(25.07) and b. sqrt(24.96) the...
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A linearization function is defined as follows:
Where a is the whole number of x.
We know that:
`f(x) = sqrt(a)` and therefore:
Consequently, the linearization function is:
For 25.07, x=25.07 and a=25:
Therefore, the linear approximation of the square root of 25.07 is 5.007.
For 24.96, x=24.96 and a=24:
Therefore, the linear approximation of the square root of 24.96 is 4.997.
Posted by crmhaske on May 16, 2013 at 12:11 AM (Answer #1)
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