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What does Rootof mean?

  1. Apr 16, 2004 #1
    What does "Rootof" mean?

    My CAS is saying RootOf, now this is clearly different than sqrt or cbrt, any ideas what it means?
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  3. Apr 16, 2004 #2


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    What is CAS?
    I would interpret rootof to be the square root.
  4. Apr 17, 2004 #3


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    I would interpret the root of f(x) to be the value of x such that f(x)=0

    If that helps :confused:
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