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  • Subject: [mg93562] Minimize
  • From: Artur <grafix at>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2008 06:36:09 -0500 (EST)
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Dear Mathematica Gurus,
What Mathematica procedure to use to minimize expotential finction e.g.
Minimize[Abs[3^d + 5^f - 2^7], {d, f}]
where we can push: d and f are both Integers

NMinimize[Abs[3^d + 5^f - 2^7], {d, f}]
Mathematica answer is:
{2.66454*10^-14, {d -> 2.03248, f -> 2.96773}}

good answer is:

Best wishes

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