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Finding a point on a function

  1. May 4, 2012 #1
    This is not a specific question, but if an equation was given and you were told that f(4)= 2f(2), how would you find f(8)?
     
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  3. May 4, 2012 #2
    It is not possible to know what f(8) is from this this information alone. Functions come in many forms.
     
  4. May 4, 2012 #3

    LCKurtz

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    You wouldn't without more information.
     
  5. May 4, 2012 #4

    Mark44

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    "If an equation was given..."
    Is this equation the formula for the function f?
     
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