I am not a math person but need an answer to an important question.

X * .5 = 238.11

X * 1 = 300

X * 2 = 377.98

X * 3 = 432.67

X * 4 = 476.22

X * 5 = 512.99

What is the equation for X?

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- May 14th 2012, 05:54 PMScottazNeed answer to variable answer for x
I am not a math person but need an answer to an important question.

X * .5 = 238.11

X * 1 = 300

X * 2 = 377.98

X * 3 = 432.67

X * 4 = 476.22

X * 5 = 512.99

What is the equation for X? - May 14th 2012, 07:06 PMReckonerRe: Need answer to variable answer for x
- May 15th 2012, 12:58 PMScottazRe: Need answer to variable answer for x
Perhaps it's too difficult to compute, the answer are the results from a program, I was tring to reverse it to find out an equation for how it arrived at the answers given. Thanks.

- May 17th 2012, 10:45 PMRatpigeonRe: Need answer to variable answer for x
If you have excel, you could type make a chart with the x values {0.5,1,2...} and y values {238.11,300....} Then paste on a trendline, and see what gets you an R^2 value of 1 (But that'll only work if X is a polynomial, logarithm, exponent or power-of-X function)