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Table 11. Comparison of Methods for Example 10.

10 0

,1.fx

Numbers of iteration

n

x

NW 7 2.9e-39 5.4e-20

VCM 4 4.6e-105 3.0e-18

VSHM 4 0 8.3e-41

NR1 3 1.2e-38 1.1e-19

NR2 DIVERGE --- ----

Z Hu 5 4.5e-6 7.5e-35

FAJH 4 0 6.5e-39

(FAJH) is comparable with all the methods cited in the

above mentioned tables and gives better results even than

ninth orders method of Hu et al. [5]. With the help of the

technique and idea of this paper, one can develop higher-

order multi-step iterative methods for solving nonlinear

equations, as well as a system of nonlinear equations.

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