Solving equations is possible with the equation solver in the fx-991ES PLUS calculator’s

functionality. Once the equation has been entered, the calculator uses the Newton-Raphson numerical method to solve the equation. Because the equation solver uses a numerical method, it only works with equations with a single variable.**shift-solve**

For example, I will solve the following equation for *x*.

- Begin by entering the left expression normally, using X for the variable that you wish to solve.
- Use = (accessible through ALPHA CALC, then enter the right expression.
*shift-solve*to enter equation solve by pressing SHIFT CALC.Solve for X

will be shown on screen.- If applicable, enter a number as the starting point for the Newton-Raphson numerical method solving for
*x*. The current value of*X*is displayed for reference and will be used if no new value is provided. - Press = to begin solving the equation.

The first value of *x* as found by the numerical method will be provided on the screen and is saved to the *X* variable. The difference between the left expression and the right expression is shown as the solution to L–R.

Caveats: As mentioned, this only works with equations with one variable. The variable can be used multiple times, as shown in this example, however you can’t use two or more variables such as *x* and *y*. If you wish to use more than one variable, you need to use the quadratic equation solve. Furthermore, the Newton-Raphson numerical method only returns one value. To find another value, change the start point at step 4. For example, if there are two solutions, one positive and one negative, and you find the positive one, enter a negative number for the start point to find the negative answer.

Can I use sin and cos in the equations? And how can I use 2 variables with 2 equations?

how to get both answer of the equation of second degres ? using solvw

√x^2-3x+36 -√x^2-3x+9 =3 how to solve this equation fx991es-plus

Can you be more specific with what your problem is? Do the instructions not work?

we have to find value of x after solving this equation we get two value of x

What doesn’t work?

I suppose the calculator gives only one value which isn’t sufficient for the problem

Is it possible to use variables to get an answer like this; 10

5+a+2a (press equals and then) 50+3a?My calculator always gives the same result when I do equation solver operations. What do I have to do?

Are you following the instructions accurately? Press equals at the “Solve for X” screen to calculate the solution. Make sure you’re not confusing the starting point value which you can set with the actual solution to the equation obtained by pressing equals.

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Yes… That’s not the solution, that’s the stating point for the numerical method. At the second screen, type your starting point and press equals, as I said.

I think it’s some setting problem. Equation solver worked well. But after my daughter played with the calculator, equation solver crashed.

How to return to the initial settings?

Shift, 9, 3, =, AC.

after typing my eqution and pressing ‘solve’ , why do they ask “Solve for X” ?

what should I do there ?

typing in any no. as a reply to the above (Solve for X) couldn’t always bring me the correct answer!

thanks it works for me.

how to get an answer inthe foem of x like (x-2)(x-0)=x2-2x

My CalC does nothing after shift solve

What’s displayed on the screen before and after the shift-solve function is activated? You’re welcome to post photos.

Wait for some time…My calculator takes some time for difficulat ones…

it should be in 1-Comp mode

i wasnt able to use it with 2-cmplx

How to get M in the display?

I’m not sure what you mean, can you expand your question?

this is y question too, how do I get M on display? the little big M at the upper beside S and A

How can i solve equations with variables on both sides on 991es plus

Been at it for hours now

Simply enter your question with an

xon both sides of the=. Make sure you choose a suitable starting value.How can I simplify an equation, like simplify/add/subtract a polynomial. ex; -h^6 + 4h^5 -3h^4 + 2h^5 -9h^6. This would be simplified as 6h^5 – 10h^6 – 3h^4. How would you simplify that on a calculator

How can I solve quartiles using 991ES PLUS? Thanks.

Follow the instructions on the equation solve page.

can this method give two values of x (if applicable) ?

Yes, if you change the starting point of Newton-Raphson as appropriate such that the other

xis found.How do I know what Newton-Raphson value to change it to? For example, if I’m solving a quadratic equation, there should be two x values, however I’m only able to get one???

You have to think about how Newton-Raphson will be able to find the other value. It’s easier if you know how the method works. If not, I guess you can just try a number far from the solution you’ve found but it might take too long for the calculator (or be in the wrong direction).

How do I solve problems like 111/88 on the calculator? It doesn’t calculate in decimals

calculate the fraction and then click on the S< ->D button just above DEL

Can I solve Trigonometric equations like tan(x)=x ?

No matter what function I enter, my solver always says X=1.666591966×10^(-5) … anyway I can fix it?

you have to hit “solve” and then the “=”. Then it has a loading thingie and then spits out an answer.