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yrivers36
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Please help me to understand.
y ^(1/5)
I changed problem to 1/y^(1/5) after this point I am not sure how to solve once its in radical form
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yrivers36 Group Title
Please help me to understand. y ^(1/5) I changed problem to 1/y^(1/5) after this point I am not sure how to solve once its in radical form
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
its an expression, not an equation
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what constitutes a solution to a statement?
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Savvy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you cannot solve it any further until and unless it is equal to something...
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
guessing y^(1/5)=\[\sqrt[5]{y}\]
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yrivers36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok so I did have it right. Thank you so much
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I just changed the form of the equation. hint is look at the fraction and that what the sqrt will be powered to
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yrivers36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok so then it will be the denominator and one the numerator
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
for the most part yes.
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yrivers36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank you for your help
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y^(1/2)= is just \[\sqrt{y}\] because the sqrt is equal to second power that's why if you ever want to get rid of the sqrt just sq it
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yrivers36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it was y^(1/5)
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i know. i was just giving an example
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yrivers36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh ok sorry
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Nismo450Z Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no worries have a good one
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