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Re: FullSimplify interpretation

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  • Subject: [mg86505] Re: FullSimplify interpretation
  • From: dh <dh at metrohm.ch>
  • Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2008 05:28:55 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <fr7okj$343$1@smc.vnet.net>


Hi Brian,

what you see is a piecewise function, indicated by the lonely left 

brace. The first part means: if:c Mg (rg+rp)+rg (-c Mg+rg+rp)>=0  then 

the function value is -1 and otherwise the next epression.

However, why you get the same function for c Mg (rg+rp)+rg (-c 

Mg+rg+rp)>=0 and c Mg (rg+rp)+rg (-c Mg+rg+rp)<0 and why this is not 

simplified I can not tell.

hope this helps, Daniel



Brian Beckage wrote:

> Hi all,

> 

> Can anyone provide some guidance on how to interpret the result of  

> FullSimplify[ ] given in the Cell Expression copied below?  I'm  

> specifically wondering how to interpret the conditional nature of the  

> result.

> 

> Thanks for your help!

> 

> Best wishes,

> Brian






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