Is there a library function that performs binary search on a list/tuple and return the position of the item if found and 'False' (-1, None, etc.) if not?
I found the functions bisect_left/right in the bisect module, but they still return a position even ...

Asked By rslite

I want to make a Python program that will run a bisection method to determine the root of:
f(x) = -26 + 85x - 91x2 +44x3 -8x4 + x5
The Bisection method is a numerical method for estimating the roots of a polynomial f(x).
Are there any available pseud...

Asked By Scrubatpython

I want to make a Python program that will run a bisection method to determine the root of:
f(x) = -26 + 85x - 91x2 +44x3 -8x4 + x5
The Bisection method is a numerical method for estimating the roots of a polynomial f(x).
Are there any available pseud...

Asked By Scrubatpython

In Python, how do you find the index of the first value greater than a threshold in a sorted list?
I can think of several ways of doing this (linear search, hand-written dichotomy,..), but I'm looking for a clean an reasonably efficient way of doing it. ...

Asked By static_rtti