Reals

Reals

represents the domain of real numbers, as in xReals.

Details

  • xReals evaluates immediately only if x is a numeric quantity.
  • Simplify[exprReals] can be used to try to determine whether an expression corresponds to a real number.
  • Within Simplify and similar functions, objects that satisfy inequalities are always assumed to be real.
  • Reals is output in TraditionalForm as R.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (3)

is a real number:

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If is a real number, so is :

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Find real solutions of an equation:

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Scope  (4)

Properties & Relations  (3)

See Also

Element  Simplify  Real  Integers  Rationals  Complexes  Algebraics  ComplexExpand  PowerExpand

Tutorials

Introduced in 1999
(4.0)