The Solve Command

The Solve command is designed to manipulate an equation into a form that presents a solution. Typically, a variable in an equality or inequality is highlighted and the solve command tries to isolate that variable on the left hand side of the equation.

A simple example is an equation like

if you highlight either of the "x" terms in the expression and use the Solve command (s), the result will be

The solve command also will work on inequalities and quadratic equations.


In this beta version of the application, the functionality of the Solve command is relatively limited.