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convert/power

convert an expression to power form

 Calling Sequence convert( expr, power )

Parameters

 expr - expression

Description

 • The convert(expr, power) function converts expressions of the form $\sqrt[n]{x}$ to ${x}^{\frac{1}{n}}$.
 • This conversion may not preserve the value of the expression.

Examples

 > $\mathrm{convert}\left(\mathrm{surd}\left(x,n\right),\mathrm{power}\right)$
 ${{x}}^{\frac{{1}}{{n}}}$ (1)