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# August 2010

## Subject Code : MC0074 Assignment No: 01

Subject Name: Statistical and Numerical methods using C++
Marks: 60
Credits : 4 Bk Id B0812

## Answer the following: Each question carries 10 Marks

1. Calculate the value of 102 − 101 , correct to four significant digits.

2. Find the real root of the equation xe x − 1= 0 correct to four decimal places.

1 2 3
 4
3. Find the adjoint and hence the inverse of A = 1 3 .

1 4 3

4. Determine the largest eigen value and the corresponding eigen vector of the
6 2 2
− 2 3 −1 by power method taking the initial vector as [1 1 1]
t
matrix A = 

2 −1 3 

.

5. Use the method of group averages and find a curve of the form y = mx n that
fits the following data.
x 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80

## y 1.06 1.33 1.52 1.68 1.81 1.91 2.01 2.11

6. Using the method of least squares, find the straight line y = ax + b that fits the
following data
x 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0

y 15 17 19 14 10 7

August 2010
Subject Code : MC0074 Assignment No: 02
Subject Name: Statistical and Numerical methods using C++
Marks: 60
Credits: 4 Bk Id B0812

## Answer the following: Each question carries 10 Marks

1. If P is the pull required to lift a load W by means of a pulley block, find a linear
law of the form P = mW + C connecting P and W, using the following data
P 1 1 21 25
2 5
W 5 7 100 120
0 0

2. Find the cubic polynomial which takes the following values y(0) = 1, y(1) = 0,
y(2) = 1 and y(3) = 10 , hence obtain the value of y(0.5)?

## 3. Use Lagrange’s interpolation formula to fit a polynomial for the data

x 0 1 3 4
y -12 0 6 12
Hence estimate y at x = 2.

dy d 2y
4. Find and at x = 1 and x = 0 from the following data
dx dx 2
x 0 2 4 6 8
y 7 13 4 145 367
3
1
dx
5. Evaluate ∫ 1+ x
0
2 using

## 6. Apply Runge-Kutta fourth order method to find an approximate value of y when

dy
x = 0.1 given that = x 2 − y and y(0) = 1.
dx