Matlab while loops with equations

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Trey  Godfrey
Trey Godfrey on 4 May 2022
Answered: James Tursa on 4 May 2022
Does anyone know how I would start to write this i undersand I should be using while loops to run through the fomula but don't know where to go from there

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James Tursa
James Tursa on 4 May 2022
You should probably go through the online tutorials for learning MATLAB. But I will give you an outline to get started:
tolerance = _____; % the tolerance to use for stopping condition
difference = _____; % an arbitrary number that is >= tolerance (so you get inside the while loop below)
n = 1; % the starting value of n
one_over_e = _____; % the intial estimate of 1/e (an expression involving n)
while( difference >= tolerance )
_____ % PUT CODE IN HERE TO INCREMENT n, calculate a new estimate, calculate the new difference, etc.
end
_____ % PUT CODE HERE TO PRINT RESULTS
You need to fill in the blanks

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