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Re: Factoring
Posted:
Apr 14, 1998 8:15 PM


Mathematica does plot implicit functions.
At 10:13 PM 0400 4/13/98, Dave Slomer wrote: >>> Better Effort #2 >> >>Until technology can plot implicit functions, you need to complete the >>square (factoring) to get many functions into y= form. > > >Of course, any symbol manipulator worth its salt has no trouble solving >quadratics for y as 2 functions of x, at which point, we plot both.
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