no one could do this in class, not even the teacher. 5^x + 3^2x = 92 solve for x Ans: x=1.93 which works, but how do you get it?
Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+
Originally Posted by white_cap no one could do this in class, not even the teacher. 5^x + 3^2x = 92 solve for x Ans: x=1.93 which works, but how do you get it? Hello, if you only want to get a value for x use Newton-Raphson method: Start with The following values are: 1.935841955 1.931141625 1.931118438 1.931118437
Originally Posted by earboth Hello, if you only want to get a value for x use Newton-Raphson method: Start with The following values are: 1.935841955 1.931141625 1.931118438 1.931118437 i thought as much. i don't see how you could use logs to solve this by hand
View Tag Cloud