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beloved
 3 years ago
12 sqrt (3)^12
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beloved
 3 years ago
12 sqrt (3)^12 Simplify your answer.

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royal
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.012 sqrt (3)^12 12 sqrt (531,441) 12*729 8748.

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\Large \sqrt[12]{(3)^{12}}=3=3\] So \[\Large \sqrt[12]{(3)^{12}}=3\]

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Raheen and Royal, what do you think about Jim's response?

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm assuming that 12 sqrt refers to the 12th root

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, it does. You wrote the problem out correctly. 3 other people had the same answer, so I'm wondering if they misunderstood the way i wrote the proble, not that I'm questioning your answer. (*.*)

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok, then the answer I have is correct they're thinking it's 12 times the square root of (3)^12

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, thanks for the clarity!

royal
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, I thought it was 12 times the square root of (3)^12. Sorry. Jim, how do you know if it refers to 12th root? Just curious, I am still learning! :)

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i've just seen problems like this for a long time, so practice I guess

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So Jim...DId I type it incorrectly, and if so how should I have typed it?

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1type either root(12,(3)^12) or 12th root of (3)^12 If in doubt or you forget, then just verbally describe it (eg: "There's a square root with a little 12 on top of the square root up to the left. Under the square root is (3)^12"). Sure that may seem a bit wordy, but it's probably the most natural way to do it.

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1or you can draw it (probably a better way) dw:1316842743847:dw

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Wow...Ok, I see! Thank you!

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If there is no number on the outside, but only on the inside, how would I write that? I like: 12th root of 3^12 best; so how would I write that in that format if there was no 12 on the outside?

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sqrt( (3)^12) OR square root of (3)^12 OR draw it dw:1316843406478:dw

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how would i write that in the 12th root of 3 ^ 12 format? would it be root of 3^12

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can say root of (3)^12 or radical (3)^12 radical is another name for root

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1square root is more specific

beloved
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Great! You just enlightened me!!!!! Thank you!!!!!!!! I wish I could give you another medal. Lol!

jim_thompson5910
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol that's ok, glad to help
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