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Exists ()

Exists[x, expr]
represents the statement that there exists a value of x for which expr is True.
Exists[x, cond, expr]
states that there exists an x satisfying the condition cond for which expr is True.
Exists[{x1, x2, ...}, expr]
states that there exist values for all the x_i for which expr is True.
  • Exists[x, expr] can be entered as ∃_xexpr. The character ∃ can be entered as Esc ex Esc or \[Exists]. The variable x is given as a subscript.
  • Exists[x, cond, expr] can be entered as ∃_(x,cond)expr.
  • Exists[x, cond, expr] is output as ∃_(x,cond)expr.
  • The condition cond is often used to specify the domain of a variable, as in xIntegers.
  • Exists[x, cond, expr] is equivalent to Exists[x, cond&&expr].
  • Exists[{x1, x2, ...}, ...] is equivalent to ∃_(x_1)∃_(x_2)….
  • The value of x in Exists[x, expr] is taken to be localized, as in Block.
This states that there exists a positive solution to the equation a x^2+b x+c0:
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Use Resolve to get a condition on real parameters for which the statement is true:
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Reduce gives the condition in a solved form:
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