Re: Algebraic Symbol Manipulation

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54153] Re: [mg54125] Algebraic Symbol Manipulation*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr at cox.net>*Date*: Sat, 12 Feb 2005 01:57:01 -0500 (EST)*Reply-to*: hanlonr at cox.net*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Solve[V==Pi*r^2*h/3, h]//Flatten {h -> (3*V)/(Pi*r^2)} h /. % (3*V)/(Pi*r^2) Bob Hanlon > > From: "mattisbusy at gmail.com" <mattisbusy at gmail.com> To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net > Date: 2005/02/11 Fri AM 03:33:39 EST > To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net > Subject: [mg54153] [mg54125] Algebraic Symbol Manipulation > > Hello, > > I was wondering how to manipulate Mathematica into solving a problem > such as this: > > Solve for h: > > V = 1/3(pie)r^2h > > I would think you would do: > > Solve[{1/3(pie)r^2h},{h}] - although it does not compute the expected > answer. Am I doing this right? Thanks! > >