Re: Question about equations solutions?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg13105] Re: [mg13054] Question about equations solutions?*From*: BobHanlon at aol.com*Date*: Tue, 7 Jul 1998 03:44:09 -0400*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Use this form: a = y /. Solve[y^2+5*y*x+6*x^2==0,y] {-3 x,-2 x} Bob Hanlon In a message dated 7/4/98 8:37:40 PM, ieblanc at ibm.net wrote: >This is probably a dumb question but can anyone help. > >a = Solve[y^2+5*y*x+6*x^2==0,y] gives an answer of {{y->-3 x},{y->-2 >x}} > >and > >Print[a] then displays {{y->-3 x},{y->-2 x}} > >How do get Print or some later input to reference the actual solutions >"2x" or "3x" instead of {{y->-3 x},{y->-2 x}}