Find the value of x & y

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg127823] Find the value of x & y*From*: mainakju05 at gmail.com*Date*: Fri, 24 Aug 2012 05:05:32 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net

Find the value of x & y. We have only one equation: 16x.x+y + 16x+y.y = 1(16 to the power x.x + y + 16 to the power x+y.y = 1. I have found that X =-1/2 & y = -1/2 satisfying this equation. But I got it through trial method. It will be helpful, if anyone can solve this.

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: Find the value of x & y***From:*Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357@gmail.com>