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"Too Few Arguments" Error

When ever I try doing limits or differentiate the error code comes you "too few arguments". Any suggestions on what i am doing wrong???

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The problem is you haven't given it anything to solve...
always add a comma and the variable after any solve, differentiate or intergrate problem...
eg:
solve(x^2=4) is wrong!
intead put:
solve(x^2=4, x)

Hope this helps

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

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  • Shepherd455 Aug 18, 2011

    thanks, i was having the same problem and this solved it.

  • YESSY Dec 05, 2011

    Hey...this helped! I tried looking in my manual, but didn't find a thing....THANK YOU!

  • YESSY Dec 05, 2011

    Hey this helped...I tried looking in my manual, but couldn't find a thing! THANK YOU!

  • William Smith
    William Smith Oct 28, 2013

    But I do enter the comma, variable and final parenthesis and I still get the "too few arguments" error. I'm about ready to flush the calculator down the toilet!

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