I am very stuck on this, any hints would be very helpful. Solve for .
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Originally Posted by jfinkbei I am very stuck on this, any hints would be very helpful. Solve for . You cannot solve for x using elementary algebra here. You will need to employ a numerical method.
can we use a graph if we can plot it????
Hello jfinkbei Originally Posted by jfinkbei I am very stuck on this, any hints would be very helpful. Solve for . You can't normally solve an equation like this, other than by a numerical or a graphical method. However, this one is a bit 'sneaky'. Look at what happens if you put . Grandad
Originally Posted by Pulock2009 can we use a graph if we can plot it???? You can find approximately where the solution is which could serve as a good starting point if using a numerical method like Newtons. Read Grandad's post above. He has solved the equation by inspection. Clever cat that one!
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