What is solve?

  • (verb): Find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of.
    Example: "Did you solve the problem?"
    Synonyms: work out, figure out, puzzle out, lick, work
    See also — Additional definitions below

Sölve

... The Heimskringla relates that he was the son Högne of Nærøy, and that he had his home in Jutland (however, according to the older source Historia Norwegiae, he was Geatish) ... He pillaged in the Baltic Sea and at night they made shore in the hundred of Lofond/Lovund (perhaps Lovön or the Lagunda Hundred) where they surrounded a house and set it on fire killing everybody inside ...

Some articles on solve:

E-Z Solve
... E-Z Solve is a numerical computing environment ... E-Z Solve allows the user to write virtually any combination of differential equations (ODE's) and algebraic equations, including parameters, user-defined functions and lookup tables ... E-Z Solve offers some variety in numerical methods, including the Euler method, the Runge-Kutta (4,5) pair, Adams-Moulton orders 1-12 and BDF orders 1-5 ...
Ajit Bandyopadhyay (character) - Character Development
... Often he is seen perplexed by a mystery seemingly impossible to solve until Byomkesh solves it, and he realizes how easy it really was ... In Makorshar Rosh, Byomkesh asks him to try to solve the case on his behalf, citing that his involvement in another case will not give him time to do so ... has learnt a few nuggets of investigation, and thereby resolves to solve it all by himself ...
Scooby-Doo (video Game) - Original Concept
... The castle is haunted and Scooby and the gang have 48 hours to solve the mystery ... Scooby and Shaggy as they search the castle and need to help them solve (or avoid) problems as they arise and generally guide them on their way ... on conversations and can pick up clues, tips and hints which will help you solve the mystery." ...
Lasertank
... (also known as "Laser Tank") is a computer puzzle game requiring logical thinking to solve a variety of levels ... Although a player may try to solve a level quickly, there is no requirement to do so, so poor coordination and poor reflexes will not impede a player ... techniques and tricks that need to be used to solve difficult levels ...

More definitions of "solve":

  • (verb): Settle, as of a debt.
    Example: "Solve an old debt"
    Synonyms: clear
  • (verb): Find the solution.
    Example: "Solve an equation"; "solve for x"
    Synonyms: resolve

Famous quotes containing the word solve:

    The problem is that we attempt to solve the simplest questions cleverly, thereby rendering them unusually complex. One should seek the simple solution.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    Don’t stare into a mirror when you are trying to solve a problem.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
    Jean Giraudoux (1882–1944)