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What ROM version do you have, and what are your 'Pretty print' and
Exact/Approx mode settings?
I have ROM version 1.7 and get -3 with Prettyprint on and exact/approx on Auto.
At 18:07 9/18/96 GMT, Xavier Scott wrote:
>When I put in (-27)^(1/3) and press enter, I get the following
>answer:
>
> 3/2+3*sqrt(3)/2*i.
>
>What's with that? I know the answer is supposed to be -3. Can anyone tell
>me whay it is doing this?
>
>
> Concerned Calculus Student-> Scott
Johnson<html><head></head><BODY bgcolor="#FFFFFF"><p><font size=2
color="#000000" face="Geneva">When I put in &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;(-27)^(1/3)
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;and press enter, &nbsp;I get the following answer:
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br><br> &nbsp;3/2+3*sqrt(3)/2*i.<br><br>What's with that?
&nbsp;I know the answer is supposed to be -3. &nbsp;Can anyone tell me whay
it is doing this?<br><br><br>&#009;&#009;Concerned Calculus Student-&gt;
&nbsp;Scott Johnson</p>
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