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Simpson's rule

Simpson's rule for approximating the integralMATHis to take $n+1$ equally spaced sample points MATH, where $n$ is an even number, and approximate the integral byMATH

Note that $x_{i}=a+i(b-a)/n$ and that, for $n=2$, the formula isMATH


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Gaussian quadrature

Newton-Cotes formulas

Trapezoidal rule


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