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Why does the following Solve take so long?

Why does the following take Mathematica so long to reply to? Solve[BetaRegularized[0.5, k, n - k - 1] == 0.035, k] where $n = 1000$ By the way, In case there is ...
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Complex roots of the determinant of symbolic matrix

I am trying to find multiple complex and real roots of the determinant of symbolic matrix. Someone advised me to use Muller's method. I am wondering if there is a package already written to do this ...
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Creating a For Loop for a equation that has many solutions [duplicate]

I have two equations like these. I want to create a for loop that gives to me all intersection points of the two equations. How can I do that? ...
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Difficulty finding roots of an interpolation function from NDSolve

I have been trying to find the point at which one of the solutions of a system of two ODEs crosses zero. I used the method suggested in this answer to a previous question, which seemed to be the most ...
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Find all roots of a function with parabolic cylinder functions in a range of the variable

I want to find all roots of a function involving Parabolic Cylinder Functions. In what follows, I define 2 variables $\xi1$ and $\xi2$, which in turn depend on $\omega$. My function is then defined as ...
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Obtaining values from interpolating functions

A similar question has been asked in the post HERE but the current question is more complicated: I have the following differential system ...
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Labeling solutions of an Eigenvalue equation involving Bessel functions

I'm solving the Schrödinger equation for a particle in an annular geometry with hard wall boundary conditions and I've reduced it to the following equation: $$J_m(k\,R_1)\,Y_m(k\,R_2) - J_m(k\,R_2)\,...
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Probleme with Ted Ersek's RootSearch package [duplicate]

The following question is a logical continuation of this one. The Ted Ersek's RootSearch package doesn't work with this code: ...
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Help me solve this equation; I believe this is a transcendental equation [duplicate]

please can someone help me solve (x*L)+B*tan(x*L)=0, solve for x when B=10;L=0.1. The equation looks innocent but I need to find 1st 5 roots of equ.
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Finding all zeroes - mysterious missing roots

Finding all the roots of a function of one real variable has been discussed extensively in e.g. Find all roots of an interpolating function (solution to a differential equation) (answer no. 2 by Jens ...
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Techniques to find all local minima of black box function with n continuous derivatives?

I have a blackbox function f on [a,b] that is known to be continuous, and has n continuous derivatives. The function uses polynomial interpolations (but isn't a polynomial interpolation itself), so no ...
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How do I get all the roots within a certain range for an equation? [duplicate]

I wish to find ALL the roots of the following equation $ x \tan(ax) - c = 0$ within a range, where a and c are constants I control. I've been using ...
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Find all roots in range

Is there any way to check for all roots in a range? Jens' findAllRoots function is pretty good, but runs at approx. 10% of roots missed when I ran a quick check on ...
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Find roots of a function involving Bessel functions

I'm trying to find the roots of a function involving Bessel functions. Here is my code ...

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