Write a sequence of commands that compute and display the sum of the numbers from 1 to 20, each raised to the fifth power.

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- Mar 14th 2010, 09:23 AMMathhelpzMatlab Help sequence
Write a sequence of commands that compute and display the sum of the numbers from 1 to 20, each raised to the fifth power.

- Mar 14th 2010, 01:36 PMCaptainBlack
- Mar 14th 2010, 05:19 PMMathhelpz
im thinking

for i = 1:20

x = 5

y = i^x

end - Mar 14th 2010, 09:56 PMCaptainBlack
- Mar 15th 2010, 07:21 AMMathhelpz
clear

clc

x = 5;

for i = 1:20

y = i^x

end

I tested it and seems like all numbers all raised to the fifth power from 1 to 20. How do I display the sum of all of it??? - Mar 15th 2010, 09:34 AMCaptainBlack