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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to {find approximate solutions to equations numerically using iteration}".

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*Using \(x_{n+1}=-5-\frac{6}{x_n^2} \)*" ... more - "
*A large mug of hot tea is cooling on a small lounge table.*" ... more - "
*(a) A sequence is defined by the following rule where \(u_n\) is the \(n^{th}\) term of the sequence:*" ... more - "
*Consider the following cubic equation:*$$x^3-7x-5=0$$

*An approximate solution can be found by using the following iterative process.*" ... more

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