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There are many diﬀerent ways to derive Euler method. Here we give one derivation based on a linear interpolant. Starting with x(t0 ) = x0 , x(t) is estimated by making the approximation f (x(t), t) ≈ f (x(t0 ), t0 ) for t near t0 . Thus ˆ t x(t) = x(t0 ) + f (x, τ )dτ ≈ x0 + (t − t0 )f (x(t0 ), t0 ). t0 If t is suﬃciently close to t0 , this should provide a good approximation. Introducing h as the step size, h > 0, we then deﬁne the numerical solution by X(t0 + h) = X0 + hf (X(t0 ), t0 ), where X0 = x 0 .
Thus R1 = α = xn − f (ξn ) f (xn ) − (α − xn )2 . 6), we have en+1 = − f (ξn ) 2 e . 6) 28 3. ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS Taking absolute value of both sides gives |en+1 | = |f (ξn )| 2 e . 2|f (xn )| n Set M = sup x∈I 1 f (ξn ) , 2 f (xn ) I = [α − r, α + r] for some r > 0. The necessary condition of convergence for the initial point x0 is M |en | < 1. Thus the rate of convergence is quadratic if f (x) = 0 for x ∈ I, f (x) is bounded for x ∈ I, and x0 suﬃciently close to the root α, so that |x0 −α| < r.
The idea of the bisection method comes from the intermediate value theorem which states the continuous function f must have at least one root in the interval (a, b) if f (a) and f (b) have opposite signs. The method repeatedly bisects an interval and then selects, for further processing, a subinterval in which a root must lie. Suppose that we have two initial points a0 = a and b0 = b such that f (a)f (b) < 0. The method divides the interval into two by computing the midpoint c = a+b 2 of the interval.