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Kainui
 4 years ago
Problem with exponents.
Kainui
 4 years ago
Problem with exponents.

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Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[3.626^(x+3)\] It appears to have fallen off.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Please post in the appropriate group. This group is for feedback only. Thanks.

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I mean that the exponent has fallen off, look closely at the exponent in the equation.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4oh I thought you meant you needed help with the math problem lol sorry

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4i can actually help you with this

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4you needed { } around the exponent

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4we actually have a group called LaTeX Practicing! if you want to practice your laTex

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4http://openstudy.com/study#/groups/LaTeX%20Practicing%21%20%3A%29

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ahh, is there somewhere that tells me the rules for the equations then? Like a little help bar that you can click? I'm not interested in becoming a programmer, just interested in using the UI for posting equations.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4you don't have to be a programmer to learn latex

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4\[43^{44+x}\] you can actually do this with out knowing latex just use equation editor below

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You don't have to be a biologist to know that cells translate RNA into proteins, however...

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4i didn't know that lol and i'm nota biologist

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4i'm not a programmer and i been using latex on here to write pretty math expressions

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm just saying it would be nice if it was more user friendly.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4yes that is why i said you can use the equation editor below i said you don't have to know latex to use it

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Do you see the blue button below that has equation on it?

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4That is the equation editor.

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4hey kainui you can also use the drawing tool instead if you don't want to use the equation editor

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0at the beginning it's hard but later it's much more faster than playing with equation editor

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Even I thought he needed help with the problem ..... lol.

shadowfiend
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Kainui—are you having issues with the equation editor? It's kind of our answer to the sometimesweirdness of LaTeX syntax.

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah, I was having difficulty with the equation editor. It's just not entirely intuitive. It would be nice to be able to type in x^(x+7) and have the whole (x+7) appear up in the exponent instead of just the first parenthesis and the rest of the exponent has fallen down with the rest of the equation as though it's not. I know it might seem subtle, but I see it happen all the time and it's also annoying to use. You can "help" me by directing me to learn LaTeX syntax but you can't direct every confused algebra student struggling with exponents to it who start posting problems that have now become skewed and compounds the problem.

Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/4f313f0ce4b0fc09381f2fef

shadowfiend
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I actually tried to help you by pointing you to the equation editor, which correctly wraps exponent sections in curly braces for you ;) I get your frustration, but that particular example is one where you're asking for the equation system to guess what you mean, since you lead the exponent with a 2. It's impossible to know, equation editor or not, which of the two variants is meant, without explicit clarification from the poster.
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