'results in' vs 'yields'

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Dear teachers,

Do these read well?

  1. Combining equations 1 and 2 results in equation 3.
  2. Combining equations 1 and 2, it results in equation 3.
  3. Combining equations 1 and 2 yields equation 3.
  4. Equation 3 is obtained by the combination of Eqs. 1 and 2.

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BobK

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2 is wrong. The others are acceptable; my preference is 3 then 1 then 4.

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