October 18, 2005
MSN Search as Algebra Homework Helper
Will my grandchildren ever have to remember the quadratic formula?
MSN Search Solves Equations: For those tackling math equations, MSN Search has a nice feature: it solves them. Try [((122.78+(x^2))/190)=.93] and the direct answer (as taken from MSN Encarta) will read:
((122.78+( x^2))/190)=.93 = x=7.343024 x=-7.343024
And that's a feature not even the Google Calculator has.
Now I can procrastinate by feeding it equations, hoping to find one that will break it...
Posted by DeLong at October 18, 2005 04:10 PM