Simultaneous Equations

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Can we find the numerical values of 15 variables by solving 10 equations which involve all 15 variables, simultaneously?
 

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mubashirmansoor said:
Can we find the numerical values of 15 variables by solving 10 equations which involve all 15 variables, simultaneously?
For such a system of equations, the solution would be parametric. So, the answer is no.
 
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You must have at least as many equations as variables in order to be able to solve for specific values.
 

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