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FRACTIONAL EXPONENTS & ROOTS
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The
* Exponent *
and the
* Root *
can be
* evaluated in either order *

with __exactly the same result__

*Compute* the *exponent first*:

- simplifying radicals -

The final answer is:

*Compute* the *square root first*:

- simplifying radicals -

The final answer is:

*Compute* the *exponent first*:

The final answer is:

*Compute* the *square root first*:

The final answer is:

The
* Rules *
of
* Multiplication *
and
* Division *

for *fractional exponents* and *decimal exponents* are __exactly __

the same rules used with non-fractional exponents

*Multiplication* with *fractional exponents*:

The final answer is:

*Dividing* factors with *fractional exponents*:

The final answer is:

*Multiplication* with *decimal exponents*:

The final answer is:

*Dividing* factors with *decimal exponents*:

The final answer is: