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Re: Absolute Value of Complex Numbers


On Monday, July 1, 2002, at 02:34 AM, Kyle Davis wrote:

> Abs[2 Exp[3 * i]]
> answer = 2
>
> Abs[2 Exp[k * i]]
> answer = 2 Exp[-Im[k]]
>
> Isn't the second answer supposed to be the same with the first one,
> regardless with the value of k? How do I make the second calculation 
> give me
> the right answer?

Not if k is complex.
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   Hugh Walker
    Gnarly Oaks



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