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How can I use the midpoint approximation method to find area under a graph?

Use the midpoint approximation method to find the area under the curve of f(x)=1-x^2 over the interval [-1,1].
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How can I sketch and find the area of a region enclosed by a graph? [duplicate]

Sketch and find the area of a region enclosed by the graph of f(x)=x^3-x^2 and g(x)=2x
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How do I plot x as a function of y?

I am new to Mathematica, so this might be a silly question. I'm in Calculus 2 and I'm doing this problem: Use the cylindrical shells method to find the volume of the revolution of a region bounded by $...
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Suggestions for practice problems

As a first year student at IITM, we have a beginner course on Mathematica. For the end-semester examinations we need practice questions due to insufficiency of problems at hand, and I was wondering if ...
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DSolve bvlim error due to Boundary condition

I am solving an Ode using Mathematica: $$-p\alpha x^{p-1}=m\ddot{x},\quad x(0)=x_0,\quad x'(0)=x''(0)=0,\quad x(t_1)=0.$$ And I have $p\alpha>0$, all $x$ and $t$ are positive. I want to figure out $...
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How to draw the images of these six functions in six different coordinate systems at one time as required?

The six functions are as follows: f1[x_] := x Log[x] f2[x_] := x/Log[x] f3[x_] := Log[x]/x f4[x_] := x E^x f5[x_] := x/E^x f6[x_] := E^x/x It is required to draw ...
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Illustrating the central limit theorem

I'm working on this question is from Wolfram Mathematica online course. I tried my best to find the answer, still not getting it right The question is: Make a list of histograms of 10000 instances of ...
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How to plot the described figure in mathematica? [closed]

I have had an assignment for which I was supposed to calculate the maximum volume of the figure. I have done it and found my maximum points in the figure. The assignment does not require to plot the ...
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Euler's method initial value problem — how should I plot the solution?

We are given the following initial value problem: $\qquad y' = t\,e^{3\,t} -2\,y, \quad 0 \le t \le 1, \quad y(0)=0$ Use Euler`s method to approximate the solution to this initial value problem. In ...
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Use the command Select to find all integers x in the list $r=Range[16]$ such that $Mod[x^4,17]=-1$ and also try doing it by cases command

My try: r = Range[16]; Select[r, Mod[x^4,17] = -1] but it doesn't work. How can I do it?
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Why is my module saying "cannot assign to raw object" when I run it more than once?

I am trying to solve the shortest path problem in Mathematica. My code looks like this so far. I first import the list. ...
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How do I build a module that takes in graph data? [duplicate]

This is a homework problem I'm really struggling with. I'm supposed to program the shortest path problem in Mathematica. There are 100 nodes, each node has corresponding distances to 2-3 more nodes. ...
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How do I utilise distance data from a text file?

I've been given a text file which looks like this - node0, node1 0.04, node8 11.11, node14 72.21 node1, node46 1247.25, node6 20.59, node13 64.94 Where node0 is the first location, and each subsequent ...
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Finding solution to fourth order polynomial [closed]

I would have your opinion on this. So, we were assigned some questions to solve using the program Mathematica, but I am not sure how my teacher would like the solution to be presented. Could someone ...
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How to write more simple variable-step Runge Kutta algorithm to solve this differential equation?

Here is a case of Runge Kutta algorithm with variable-step size: ...
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Manipulate list

Make a Manipulate to display a column of integer powers with bases from 1 to 25 and exponents from 1 to 10. ...
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Finding the consecutive distance of n-dimensional points with Mathematica

I want to create a list of (n-dimension, average of points) with 10,000 points per n-dimension. I can't figure out how to take the distance of consecutive points. Say in 2-dimensions, there are 3 ...
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Histogram Plot Gaussian Distribution

I have to construct functions to obtain random numbers from a Gaussian Distribution with mean $\mu$ and variance $\sigma^2$ by using box-muller method and testing the function by sampling from a ...
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A general term of this sequence [closed]

My question is about the set theory. I have c[0]={{1}} and i want to define c[n] as follows: ...
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How to find the differential equation that has the solution $u=f(x+\frac{y}{z},y+\frac{x}{z})$? [closed]

I should use partial derivatives to find the differential equation that has the following solution: $ u=f(x+\frac{y}{z},y+\frac{x}{z})$.
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Numbers to binary and back

I am struggling on how to create a function that converts a number into binary and then back. I know there is a built-in function about this BaseForm[] but I am ...
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How to find each internal angles of an n-sided irregular polygon

The vectors given in problem are: p1 = {1, 2, 2}; p2 = {3, 1, 1/4}; p3 = {2, 3, 9/4}; p4 = {5, 2, 0}; p5 = {3/2, 5/4, 19/16}; Find all 5 of the (internal) ...
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Homework from studies! - module computation of an approximating function

Polynomial approximation The aim of the task: to write a program in the form of a module in the Mathematica® machine code computation of an approximating function F (·) for an approximated ...
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Displaying FrameTicks of each function

Plot f(x) = x^3 and g(x) = 10e^(−x^2) on the same graph. Make a frame around the graph, show tick labels on all four sides, plot such that f(x)’s ticks appear on the left side of the plot and g(x)’s ...
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Wolfram Mathematica Code please [closed]

Consider two natural numbers of two-digits, like 46 and 96. They have the property that by exchanging the place of their digits and multiplying the so obtained numbers, we get the same product; i.e., <...
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Van der Pol's equation [closed]

Consider the van der Pol equation below: (x′′)+c(x^2−1)(x′)+(x)=0 , which governs the flow of current in a vacuum tube with three internal elements. It can be written as the system x′= y , y′= -x-c(x^...
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Using Runge-Kutta to solve Black Scholes [duplicate]

I am given the Black Scholes equation as $$\frac{\partial c(t, s)}{\partial t}+\frac{1}{2} s^2 \sigma^2 \frac{\partial ^2c(t, s)} {\partial s^2} + r s\frac{\partial c(t, s)}{\partial s} − rc(t, s) = 0 ...
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Plotting a lefthand Riemann sum

Using Mathematica create a single graph that plots both the function a)$f(x)=\sqrt(x+4)$ on the domain $-4\leq x \leq4$ b) A visualization of a left-hand Riemann sum with 10 rectangles Here is my ...
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dot product and norm [closed]

Can you solve the following problem in mathematica program? Thank you. Let x=(x1,x2,x3),y=(y1,y2,y3) and ⟨x,y⟩=x1y1+2x2y2+x3y3 be an inner product in a three-dimensional real vector space. Define the ...
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Lotka-Volterra in mathematica

I have to solve the next problem: We know that a=b=c=d=1 and x0=2,y0=3,q=0.2,On the t=[0,20] interval there is no fishing but on the t=[20,40] interval there is.Show the adequate trajectory(the first ...
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plot and volume of y^2+z^2=1 cut by the plane y=x and x=1 in the first quadrant

I need to plot and find the volume of y^2+z^2=1 cut by the plane y=x and x=1 in the first quadrant So far, ...
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Euler-method implementation

How can I implement this pseudocode in Mathematica? Algorithm: ...
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How to use every number between 2^50 and 2^100 without having to rewrite the code? [closed]

What I have currently written returns a numerical value and stores it in b100. p and q are random integers of size 2^50. I want to use the same code to calculate values where p and q ranges from 2^50 -...
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How would I use Mathematica to solve this question?

Given the following matrix, A, that corresponds to a particular subset of the world wide web: ...
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How to use a pure function to write following sum?

How to use a pure function to write following sum? I have tried to use FoldList, but it is still not working.
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Simpson's 1/3 Rule [closed]

Hi. I'm trying to figure out how to code Simpson's rule in mathematica.
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Newton's Method plot [closed]

I'm trying to do c. So far I tried, ...
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center of mass of a 2D square

Using Mathematica, find the center of mass of a 2D square not centered at the origin. center: (x0, y0) ...
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Particle moving on curve which is the intersection of a surface and a plane

Surface z = 2 x^3 - 5 y^4 Plane z = x + y + 5 Plot A curve is formed by the intersection of the surface and the plane. I ...
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Mathematica Linear Regression [closed]

How do I create a user-defined function for linear regression without using the built in function. Essentially doing the steps one by one
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Calculating double integral bounded by domain in Wolfram Alpha Notebook [closed]

If I want to compute Double Integral on a given region(See attached Picture) How can I input this on Wolfram Alpha Notebook
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Recreate specific plot in Mathematica

Can anyone help on this ? I did this ...
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Mirroring the graph on the negative y axis

Another quick question, I have been trying to plot a phase plot, which has resulted in some issues. I know that there is a negative axis which it is also transposed on. However, when I include ...
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Function to determine number of trees surviving forest fire [duplicate]

How can I write two functions, each of which have as their argument an array mat of 0s (no trees), 1s (trees), 2s (burning trees), that can determine the trees that survived a forest fire, which run ...
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Writing a function that has two inputs

Write a function called DOTPRODUCT that has two inputs u and v, assumed to be two non-empty lists of numbers of arbitrary length, checks that the two lists are of equal length, prints an error message ...
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Solve for not y = 0 but for y = n [closed]

Let’s see if I manage to explain this well enough. I need to find roots of an equation(let’s say a quartic) but not at the points where the slope crosses the $x$-axis (y = 0), like the ...
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Map and Module to convert numerical value to grade [duplicate]

I have an assignment due next week, I've answered all other questions except for this one. I am required to use Module and Map ...
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Using the Tube function to create a torus from an equation for the curve

I've been searching for an answer for this for a while now, but I can't find anything that deals with using the Tube function to generate a torus from the equation of the torus. The equation of my ...
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How can I create a randomHop function that would return certain coordinates? [closed]

I've tried to create a function that's equal to a loop containing 4 if functions, one for each integer, but the result would not show the desired outcome. How can I go about doing this question? Write ...
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How can I find equation of the tangent line for a curve given in polar form? [closed]

Basic calculus Please tell me how to find the tangent at $θ=π/3$ in the form $y=ax+b$ of the curve represented by $r=(r-\cosθ)^2$.

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