Let's say we have:

57^1/3

my teacher said

x^a/b = the bth root of x, to the ath.

So in this case it would be = the 3rd root of 57 to the 1st power.

How do I find the 3rd root of 57?

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- Dec 3rd 2006, 08:07 PMjenna1012Fractional Exponents
Let's say we have:

57^1/3

my teacher said

x^a/b = the bth root of x, to the ath.

So in this case it would be = the 3rd root of 57 to the 1st power.

How do I find the 3rd root of 57? - Dec 3rd 2006, 08:30 PMOReilly