Re: solving for 2 variables (beginner)

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg27032] Re: solving for 2 variables (beginner)*From*: "Paul Lutus" <nospam at nosite.com>*Date*: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 03:00:21 -0500 (EST)*References*: <9588kj$3id@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

"nsnn" <dontreply at tothis.ok?> wrote in message news:9588kj$3id at smc.vnet.net... > Hi. > > I am new to this program, and I have ordered the book... > > But here is something simple and I am not sure how to enter it... > > solve for x and y > Im is imaginary (italic i) > > 3x + 4 -Im = 10 + (2+y)Im Solve[3x + 4 -I == 10 + (2+y)I,x] 6 + I + I (2 + y) {{x -> -----------------}} 3 Solve[3x + 4 -I == 10 + (2+y)I,y] {{y -> I (6 + 3 I - 3 x)}} -- Paul Lutus www.arachnoid.com