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Re^2: Reverse engineering a formula...

by devnul (Monk)
on Jun 13, 2006 at 10:53 UTC ( #555002=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Reverse engineering a formula...
in thread Reverse engineering a formula...

I can lookup other leases, if I am able to find a formula that works with this sequence of numbers.

- Devnul

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Re^3: Reverse engineering a formula...
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Jun 13, 2006 at 11:35 UTC

    With (say) half a dozen sets of data + the target value, it might be possible to exclude some of the numbers thereby reducing the search space.

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