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 Posted by: arul ® asokaboopathi 10/15/2004, 04:37:39 Author Profile Mail author Edit Friends, Could anyone give the Equation of a curve. Thanks.

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 Posted by: ttonon ® 11/16/2004, 14:36:41 Author Profile Mail author Edit y = f(x) For convenience, we like f to be continuous and uniquely valued.

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 Posted by: zekeman ® 10/15/2004, 17:55:06 Author Profile Mail author Edit You can't get the equation of a "curve" unless you can describe its characteristic shape. For example, if you want an ellipse wlth long dimension=2a and short dimension =2b, then the equation would be: x^2/a^2 +y^2/b^2=1 with then ellipse centered  at the 0,0 coordinate.