When I try to input something like 32^(1.4) into LaTeX it comes out like $\displaystyle 32^1.4$ How do I get it to post in the correct format? thanks!
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Originally Posted by Jonroberts74 When I try to input something like 32^(1.4) into LaTeX it comes out like $\displaystyle 32^1.4$ How do I get it to post in the correct format? Because $\displaystyle 1.4=\frac{7}{5}$ then $\displaystyle 32^{\frac{7}{5}}=\sqrt[5]{32^7}=2^7$ To see the LaTeX click the reply with quote option. When the is more that one character in an exponent use {}.
Last edited by Plato; Oct 16th 2013 at 02:28 PM.
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