Questions about applications and software
See the screenshot for the explanation.
When trying to take the derivative of "y = x ^ (sin(x))" It spits out almost the right answer. It would be right except for that part circled in blue.
Am I doing something wrong, or is Qalculate at fault. I installed from the repositories.
GNU plot also cannot graph anything higher than a second order equation correctly.
- Screenshot.png (58.71 KiB) Viewed 275 times
- Level 1
- Posts: 11
- Joined: Wed May 21, 2008 11:01 pm
This is way above my math... (and I've studied math at the university
Take a look at the Qalculate! home page - not all that informative but...http://qalculate.sourceforge.net/
And in general when you get wrong results of this type you have to consider if the parenthesis are in the right places - that's my math input....
Don't fix it if it ain't broken, don't break it if you can't fix it
- Level 23
- Posts: 19652
- Joined: Sun Feb 11, 2007 7:22 am
- Location: Near Borås Sweden
Users browsing this forum: Cosmo., Google Adsense [Bot], Laurent85 and 19 guests