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Help solving equation
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Oct 11, 2005 2:26 AM




Re: Help solving equation
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Oct 11, 2005 2:26 AM


On 20051004, HoMoon115 <homoon115@yahoo.com> wrote: > > Q = 10L  1/2000 (L)squared > > Is it possible to solve for L in this equation?
Yes.
Assuming that the equation you meant to write was Q = 10 L  (1/2000) L^2 , this is a standard quadratic formula and can be solved with any of the techniques taught in Algebra 1 for solving quadratics.
 Kevin Karplus karplus@soe.ucsc.edu http://www.soe.ucsc.edu/~karplus Professor of Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz Undergraduate and Graduate Director, Bioinformatics (Senior member, IEEE) (Board of Directors, ISCB) life member (LAB, Adventure Cycling, American Youth Hostels) Effective Cycling Instructor #218ck (lapsed) Affiliations for identification only.
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