Solve Function on a Specific Interval

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 In order to get the exact answer using the Solve[] function, it would be useful to enter the specific interval. For example in calculating the values of x in the Solve function Solve[2 Sin[x]^2 - Sin[x] - 1 == 0, x, Reals] I would like the answer on the interval from 0 to 2 Pi. Without the ability to enter the desired interval, I get the answer of: {{x -> ConditionalExpression[-(\[Pi]/6) + 2 \[Pi] C[1], C[1] \[Element] Integers]}, {x -> ConditionalExpression[\[Pi]/2 + 2 \[Pi] C[1], C[1] \[Element] Integers]}, {x -> ConditionalExpression[(7 \[Pi])/6 + 2 \[Pi] C[1], C[1] \[Element] Integers]}} Which is not exactly correct since answer #1 is less than 0 and the answer for 2 pi (11pi/6) is not listed. Thanks,Mitch Sandlin Attachments:
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Posted 1 month ago
 Hi Mitchell,One way Solve[2 Sin[x]^2 - Sin[x] - 1 == 0 && 0 < x < 2 Pi, x, Reals] // DeleteDuplicates (* {{x -> π/2}, {x -> (7 π)/6}, {x -> (11 π)/6}} *)