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Re: Problem with replacement rules

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  • Subject: [mg91886] Re: [mg91851] Problem with replacement rules
  • From: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr at>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 06:18:20 -0400 (EDT)
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x[y_] = x /. Solve[y == x/a + b, x][[1]]

-a (b-y)


-a (b-2)

Bob Hanlon

---- Simula <simula at> wrote: 

Hello, I have a very simple question but I didn't find an answer in mathematica help.
I use Solve[expression(x,y),x]. Then, x is obtained as a one-to-one function of y. I want to define the function x(y) using the output of Solve. How should I do?
Thank you very much for your help. Best regards, Laurent


Bob Hanlon

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