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    Hi,
    Im taking the OCR C3 module next wednesday and was just wandering, could someone give me a completely thorough worked example of a C3 simpsons rule question....explaining how to get the Y1, Y2 values etc....and what they mean and just really basic working because I don't fully understand it and really want to by the end of the day.....

    thanks very much and i will definitely rep the most clear and concise answer!!
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    (Original post by SK-mar)
    Hi,
    Im taking the OCR C3 module next wednesday and was just wandering, could someone give me a completely thorough worked example of a C3 simpsons rule question....explaining how to get the Y1, Y2 values etc....and what they mean and just really basic working because I don't fully understand it and really want to by the end of the day.....

    thanks very much and i will definitely rep the most clear and concise answer!!
    This might help : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ns3k-Lz7qWU
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    Look through your textbook or post a question and we shall take you through it.

    http://www.intmath.com/Integration/6_Simpsons-rule.php

    Here, read this.
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    it is on the formula book

    =1/3h(y0+yn)+4(y1+y3+...)+2(y2+y4)

    h=(b-a)/N

    n=is the last number in the equation
    y0=first number

    dont include the y0 and yn in the 4(y1+y3+...)+2(y2+y4)
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    (Original post by wizz_kid)
    This might help : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ns3k-Lz7qWU
    OMG Just watched it, completely understand now in a matter of 7 minutes!!! ......thankyou so much, brilliant! - will be watching more of those now!! ....:p:
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    (Original post by SK-mar)
    OMG Just watched it, completely understand now in a matter of 7 minutes!!! ......thankyou so much, brilliant! - will be watching more of those now!! ....:p:
    Lol no probs!

    Gd luk!
 
 
 
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