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Help With an Equation

  1. Mar 2, 2015 #1
    I need some help solving the following:

    The part that really trips me up is dealing with the notation. It would really help if you explained it as well.
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  3. Mar 2, 2015 #2
    Also it is in the context of finding the minimum mass of a star possible with the equation:
  4. Mar 2, 2015 #3


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    If you can tell us where you found that equation (e.g. link to web page, or page reference to a book), it might help people who want to answer.
  5. Mar 2, 2015 #4
    Oops! Sorry here it is: http://www.thphys.may.ie/staff/mshadmehri/AstroNotes/MINIMUM.pdf [Broken]
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