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Homework Help: Need Help With Radicals

  1. Aug 21, 2008 #1
    Need Help With Radicals!!

    can anybody help me with radicals,
    and how do you type a radical problem on the computer??? cuz theres no radical sign on the keyboard
     
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  3. Aug 21, 2008 #2

    symbolipoint

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    Re: Need Help With Radicals!!

    download and install TexAide, or learn the typesetting language for this forum. TexAide is easier; also freeware.
     
  4. Aug 21, 2008 #3

    Dick

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    Re: Need Help With Radicals!!

    If you want the nth root of a, you can also say a^(1/n) and avoid the need for a radical symbol altogether.
     
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