Re: General--Another Trigonometric Problem....NEED HELP

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg71037] Re: General--Another Trigonometric Problem....NEED HELP*From*: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at sbcglobal.net>*Date*: Mon, 6 Nov 2006 02:52:39 -0500 (EST)

On 11/4/06 at 11:07 PM, srj6 at hotmail.com wrote: >I'm trying to compute this following eq.... >a*sin(x) + b*cos(x) = c >I did ------> Solve[a*sin[x] + b*cos[x] = c, x] >But it doesn't work. Can anyone please tell me how to get he value >of that angle 'x'...?? >Please...I need your help...I'm very new in using 'mathematica'. Your problem is syntax. All Mathematica built-in functions start with an uppercase letter. And equations are defined with "==" not "=". So, you need to do Solve[a*Sin[x] + b*Cos[x] == c, x] -- To reply via email subtract one hundred and four