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Jerry Uhl

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

Jerry Uhl
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University of Illinois Urbana,Illinois 61801
Calculus&Mathematica Development Team

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