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I am working on a physics problem, and am unsure of my math at one point. The physics problem is irrelevant, as I just want to verify my math. I am in calc3 and diff eq., I am just a little fuzzy/unsure of my algebra sometimes. Could someone please tell me if the work I have below follows the proper math/algebra rules? Thanks!

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3. The attempt at a solution

Let's say I have v^-1/3 = 2P/(AN) and I want to find out what v^2/3 is equal to. In order to do this, can I just raise both sides of the equation to the -2 power so that I get this: v^-2/3 = (2P/(AN))^-2 which simplifies to this: v^-2/3 = (AN/(2P))^2 right?

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