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Re: radicals: zeroequivalence [was: Error in Maple V Release 4]
Posted:
Dec 9, 1996 10:32 PM


checker@netcom.com (Chris Hecker) writes: > > Bill Dubuque <wgd@martigny.ai.mit.edu> writes: > >> : Consider f := x^3  12*x^2 + 20*x + 59 > >> : Using solve(f,x), Maple returns 3 imaginary solutions. This is incorrect > >> : since all odd degree polynomials must have at least one real solution. > >> Mathematica also returns the imaginaries without simplification, likewise
I did not write any of the above.
Please be more careful with your attributions.
Bill



