Eliminate

Eliminate[eqns,vars]

eliminates variables between a set of simultaneous equations.

Details and Options

  • Equations are given in the form lhs==rhs.
  • Simultaneous equations can be combined either in a list or with &&.
  • A single variable or a list of variables can be specified.
  • Variables can be any expressions.
  • Eliminate works primarily with linear and polynomial equations.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

Eliminate the variable between two equations:

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Properties & Relations  (3)

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See Also

Reduce  SolveAlways  Solve  GroebnerBasis  Exists

Tutorials

Introduced in 1988
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