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    Fixed Point Iterations Formulas

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    The real root of x^3 - x - 1 is about 1.3.
    a) Construct a fixed point iteration formula for finding the root and prove that the formula will work.
    b) Construct another fixed point iteration formula and prove that it will not work.

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