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Re: Simple Problem (I suppose...)

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  • Subject: [mg22137] Re: Simple Problem (I suppose...)
  • From: Brian Higgins <bghiggins at>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 02:34:57 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <888a2i$>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at


The reason you cannot plot your function f[x] is because you entered the
"blank" in the pattern as a subscript instead of a "underscore". This is
what you should of had:

\!\(f[x\ _\ ] := x\^5 + x\^4 + x\^2\)

Cheers, Bria

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