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Single Variable Calculus

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Compare Test Points in Newton's Method

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For $f(x)=x^3-3x^2-6x+8$, which of the following points will lead to an approximate root after the fewest steps?

A

$x_0=-.34$

B

$x_0=2.34$

C

$x_0=2.73$

D

$x_0=1.88$