topic Why won't equation find a solution when there is one? in PTC Mathcad
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<HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY><P>I have the following fairly simple equation. When I use the solve it say no solution was found but I can iteratively find a solution myself?</P><P><IMG alt="Capture.JPG" class="jive-image image-1" src="https://community.ptc.com/legacyfs/online/86772_Capture.JPG" style="height: auto;" /></P></BODY></HTML>Thu, 03 May 2018 15:29:17 GMTptc-53775892018-05-03T15:29:17ZWhy won't equation find a solution when there is one?
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I have the following fairly simple equation. When I use the solve it say no solution was found but I can iteratively find a solution myself?Thu, 03 May 2018 15:29:17 GMThttps://community.ptc.com/t5/PTC-Mathcad/Why-won-t-equation-find-a-solution-when-there-is-one/m-p/272227#M106362ptc-53775892018-05-03T15:29:17ZRe: Why won't equation find a solution when there is one?
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<HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY><P>Perhaps because the symbolic solver doesn't understand units and doesn't know what a kip is?</P></BODY></HTML>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:35:44 GMThttps://community.ptc.com/t5/PTC-Mathcad/Why-won-t-equation-find-a-solution-when-there-is-one/m-p/272228#M106363Fred_Kohlhepp2015-03-24T10:35:44ZRe: Why won't equation find a solution when there is one?
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<HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY><P>Pleas post a worksheet (click on "Use advanced editor" at the upper right of the edit dialog)</P></BODY></HTML>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:24:45 GMThttps://community.ptc.com/t5/PTC-Mathcad/Why-won-t-equation-find-a-solution-when-there-is-one/m-p/272229#M106364RichardJ2015-03-24T12:24:45ZRe: Why won't equation find a solution when there is one?
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<HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY><P>Having closed the worksheet and re-opened it, I did get a 'solution' to the equation but not what I expected.</P><P>I have however 'solved' it by using a Given / Find solve box</P></BODY></HTML>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:09:05 GMThttps://community.ptc.com/t5/PTC-Mathcad/Why-won-t-equation-find-a-solution-when-there-is-one/m-p/272230#M106365ptc-53775892015-03-24T13:09:05Z