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Solve equation:  x^2 - 3*Sin[x] + 1 = 0
where is the independent variable.
Initial guess: 
Newton Raphson: 
Secant Method:  between and
Syntax:  Yes, please help fix my input into proper Mathematica® syntax.
No help needed. I am familiar with Mathematica®.
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