Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
2005
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*November
*December
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 2005

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: solve for a squared variable

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg60476] Re: [mg60424] solve for a squared variable
  • From: "David Park" <djmp at earthlink.net>
  • Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2005 02:32:00 -0400 (EDT)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Ruth,

Manipulate the equation 'by hand'....

x^2 + y == 1
# - y & /@ %
x^2 + y == 1
x^2 == 1 - y

David Park
djmp at earthlink.net
http://home.earthlink.net/~djmp/ 


From: Ruth Lazkoz [mailto:ruth.lazkoz at ehu.es]
To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net


Hi everyone,

Why does 

Solve[x^2 + y == 1, x^2] 

give and error message? How can I solve for x^2?

Thanks,

Ruth 



  • Prev by Date: Re: Re: solve for a squared variable
  • Next by Date: Re: number of digits in n^p
  • Previous by thread: Re: Integration problem
  • Next by thread: Re: solve for a squared variable