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INTRODUCTION TO SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING

MEASURING ERRORS (CHAPTER 01.02)

Precision Error [NBP]

SOURCES OF ERROR (CHAPTER 01.03)

Accuracy of  Series of Approximation [NBP]

BINARY REPRESENTATION (CHAPTER 01.04)

 Numbers in Various Bases [NBP] Counting in Binary [NBP]

TAYLOR'S THEOREM REVISITED (CHAPTER 01.07)

 Taylor Series [NBP] Taylor Polynomial [NBP] Taylor-Maclaurin Series [NBP] Accuracy of  Series of Approximation [NBP]

DIFFERENTIATION

BACKGROUND (CHAPTER 02.01)

 The Definition of a Derivative [NBP]

(CHAPTER 02.02)

 The Definition of a Derivative [NBP] Differential of a Function [NBP]

NONLINEAR EQUATIONS

 Solve Quadratic Equations with Integer Coefficients [NBP] The Number of Distinct Real Roots of a Real Polynomial [NBP] Quadratic Equation [NBP] Geometric Solution of a Quadratic Equation  [NBP] Solution of Quadratic Equations [NBP]

CUBIC EQUATIONS METHOD (CHAPTER 03.02)

 The Number of Distinct Real Roots of a Real Polynomial [NBP] Cubic Equation [NBP]

BISECTION METHOD (CHAPTER 03.03)

A Simulation of Bisection Method [NBP]

Newton-Raphson Method (CHAPTER 03.04)

 Learning Newton's Method [NBP] Square Roots with Newton's Method [NBP] Newton's Method [NBP]

SECANT METHOD (CHAPTER 03.05)

 Secant Method of Finding Roots [NBP] Approximating the Tangent to a Curve with Secants [NBP]

SIMULTANEOUS LINEAR EQUATIONS

BACKGROUND (CHAPTER 04.01)

 Matrix Multiplication [NBP]

INTERPOLATION

Direct Method ((CHAPTER 05.02)

 Interpolating a Set of Data [NBP] Polynomial Interpolation [NBP]

LAGRANGE METHOD (CHAPTER 05.04)

 Interval Interpolating Polynomial [NBP]

SPLINE Interpolation (CHAPTER 05.05)

 Interpolating Polynomial [NBP] Runge's Phenomenon [NBP]

REGRESSION

(CHAPTER 06.03)

 Least Squares Criteria for the Least Squares Regression Line [NBP] Linear and Quadratic Curve Fitting Practice [NBP] Interactive Curve Fitting [NBP] Fitting a Curve to Five Points [NBP]

(CHAPTER 06.04)

 Curve Fitting [NBP] Interactive Curve Fitting [NBP] Linear and Quadratic Curve Fitting Practice [NBP] Fitting a Curve to Five Points [NBP]

INTEGRATION

primer ON INTEGRAL CALCULUS (CHAPTER 07.01)

 Numerical Integration Using Rectangles, the Trapezoidal Rule, or Simpson's Rule [NBP]

Trapezoidal Rule (CHAPTER 07.02)

 Numerical Integration Using Rectangles, the Trapezoidal Rule, or Simpson's Rule [NBP]

SIMPSON'S 1/3 RULE (CHAPTER 07.03)

 Numerical Integration Using Rectangles, the Trapezoidal Rule, or Simpson's Rule [NBP]

Discrete Data Integration (CHAPTER 07.06)

 The Definition of a Derivative [NBP] Using Sampled Data to Estimate Derivatives, Integrals, and Interpolated Values [NBP]

ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

(CHAPTER 08.01)

 Numerical Methods of Differential Equations [NBP]

(CHAPTER 08.02)

 Global and Local Errors in Runge-Kutta Methods [NBP]

(CHAPTER 08.03)

 Global and Local Errors in Runge-Kutta Methods [NBP]
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