Its been awhile since I took a math class, I was reviewing this question but I do not understand where the came from. I understand the rest but I am clueless about that

x

^(1/5)

This came from my math book.

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- Jan 18th 2011, 10:14 AMkillasnakeSimple Algebra - solving for R
Its been awhile since I took a math class, I was reviewing this question but I do not understand where the came from. I understand the rest but I am clueless about that

x

^(1/5)

This came from my math book. - Jan 18th 2011, 10:25 AMQuacky
- Jan 18th 2011, 11:29 AMWilmer
If ab = x, then a = x/b OR b = x/a (ab means a times b)