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    easy complex equation

    i know this is an easy equation by how the rest of the worksheet is i just dont know how to solve it :s Only just started the topic

    solve in x and y

    x + iy = 4 - 2i

    please help
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    Quote Originally Posted by djmccabie View Post
    i know this is an easy equation by how the rest of the worksheet is i just dont know how to solve it :s Only just started the topic

    solve in x and y

    x + iy = 4 - 2i

    please help
    Just compare sides: x=4 and y=-2.
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    ahh i see, i knew i would be simple, thanks
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