Solve an Equation Numerically - Maple Help

Solve an Equation Numerically

 Description Solve an equation for its variable numerically.

Enter an equation.

 > ${{x}}^{{3}}{-}{5}{{x}}^{{2}}{+}{2}{x}{+}{8}{=}{0}$
 ${{x}}^{{3}}{-}{5}{}{{x}}^{{2}}{+}{2}{}{x}{+}{8}{=}{0}$ (1)

Solve the equation with respect to its variable.

 > $\mathrm{fsolve}(,{x})$
 ${-}{1.}{,}{2.}{,}{4.}$ (2)
 Commands Used fsolve – this command has many options for tailoring the calculation to the equation