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sec

Abbreviation for second.
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Instead of using detrimental schemes given by (Kalantari et al, 1997), which was more efficient scheme based on secant method has also been introduced and compared with existing iterative techniques.
Among the "practical" quasi-Newton algorithm are those that are called least change secant methods, in which the updating of [A.
Function fzero finds a root of a continuous function of one variable, using a combination of bisection, secant, and inverse quadratic interpolation methods.
As an interesting property, for the modified secant equation (2.
For the convergence of Secant Method, initial guess should be close to the root.
During Step 1, participants were exposed to a brief lecture regarding the basic operations sine (sin), cosine (cos), secant (sec), and cosecant (csc) and how these functions appear on the coordinate axes.
HUGE POTENTIAL: Secant Star, trained by Willie Mullins (inset), is fancied for a win
a], belongs to one of three mentioned secants, then the abscissa [[omega].
For the element rhodium the secant becomes a tangent and also becomes the virtual axis of adjacent hyperbolas.
5- to 5-wt% lipids with a secant modulus of 60 MPa or less and a crystallinity of less than 47 wt%.
The sixth edition adds a section on graphing the tangent, cotangent, secant, and cosecant functions.
Lullaby": O the windward--it is a sooth / that harbors through the wintering // O the saith it is a dormer / that bids the sooth to enter // and let us sake the seer my fro / and let us sister together // the singer lasts the secant long / somnambulism lasts formally // and let us saint the seam my frieze / and let us sip together // the singer lasts the secret long / but this somewhere lasts foretellingly