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Can someone represent the 4th order Runge Kutta method graphically when iterating from (xk,tk) to (xk+1,tk+1)?


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Did you mean like the graphic here or this? – Amzoti Apr 21 '13 at 21:47
Yes, the first link was very good. Amzoti, could you also please fill in the details for the nonlinear DE question? I worked on it, but having some trouble using a computer software to generate results for Euler, Implicit EUler with the 3 different step sizes. Thanks – mary Apr 21 '13 at 21:52
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You can look at the graphic here.

Also, you can merge/correlate that diagram in with the graphics I added here.

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Yay!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! – amWhy Apr 22 '13 at 1:20
Kind of slowish tonight... – amWhy Apr 22 '13 at 2:24
Could be...we'll still get some action with finals, etc...but it will be interesting to see what summer will be like. – amWhy Apr 22 '13 at 2:27

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