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Homework Help: Solving for x in equation (e^2x)-(3e^x)+2=0

  1. Sep 27, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Solve for x.

    3. The attempt at a solution

    ..not very sure where to go here. Any direction would be appreciated! Thanks
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  3. Sep 27, 2010 #2


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    I wouldn't do what you wrote above. Start with this: let w = ex. Then rewrite the equation in terms of w. Does the equation look familiar now?
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