Is it possible to calculate x and y from the following formula:

xy = 41473 -150(x+y)

Other than by trial and error?

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- Nov 29th 2010, 12:40 PMBaz70Is it possible to calculate x and y....
Is it possible to calculate x and y from the following formula:

xy = 41473 -150(x+y)

Other than by trial and error? - Nov 29th 2010, 12:53 PMemakarov
This means $\displaystyle y=\frac{41473-150x}{x+150}$, so for each x you have an y.

- Nov 29th 2010, 01:16 PMBaz70Thanks