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convert/surd

convert an expression to surd form

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Description

Examples

Calling Sequence

convert( expr, surd )

Parameters

expr

-

expression

Description

• 

The convert(expr, surd) function converts expressions of the form xpq to surd(x, q)^p if p and q are integers and q1.

• 

This conversion may not preserve the value of the expression. For example, the exponent is simplified before the conversion is performed.

Examples

x813

x:=81/3

(1)

convertx,surd

2

(2)

simplifyx,radical

1+I3

(3)

convertx13x+y45+713,surd

21/381/3+y5471/3

(4)

converty69,surd

y32

(5)

See Also

^

convert

simplify

surd

 


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