Re: Units question

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg115491] Re: Units question*From*: Erik Max Francis <max at alcyone.com>*Date*: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 04:08:57 -0500 (EST)*References*: <201101090720.CAA18019@smc.vnet.net> <igisan$pot$1@smc.vnet.net>

Ted Sariyski wrote: > Working with units I get correct result: > > Sqrt[Meter^2/Second^2] Second)/Meter^2 > > How to tell Mathematica to simplify the result to Meter^-1? > Simplify and FullSimplify doesn't do the job. Use Convert: In[1]:= << Units` In[2]:= Sqrt[Meter^2/Second^2] Second/Meter^2 Out[2]= (Sqrt[Meter^2/Second^2] Second)/Meter^2 In[3]:= Convert[%, Meter^-1] Out[3]= 1/Meter -- Erik Max Francis && max at alcyone.com && http://www.alcyone.com/max/ San Jose, CA, USA && 37 18 N 121 57 W && AIM/Y!M/Skype erikmaxfrancis My hand trembles, but my heart does not. -- Stephen Hopkins (on signing the US Declaration of Independence)

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