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 FixedPoint
 apply a function to an expression repeatedly

 Calling Sequence FixedPoint(arguments)

Parameters

 arguments - Maple translation of the Mathematica command arguments

Description

 • The FixedPoint command applies a function to an expression until the result no longer changes.

Examples

 > $\mathrm{with}\left(\mathrm{MmaTranslator}\left[\mathrm{Mma}\right]\right):$
 > $\mathrm{FixedPoint}\left(\mathrm{cos},0.5\right)$
 ${0.7390851332}$ (1)

Alternatively, you can use the FromMma command with the evaluate option specified.

 > $\mathrm{with}\left(\mathrm{MmaTranslator}\right):$
 > $\mathrm{FromMma}\left(\mathrm{FixedPoint\left[Cos, 0.5\right]},\mathrm{evaluate}\right)$
 ${0.7390851332}$ (2)

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