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Calculation of square and cube rootssimple method
Posted:
Jul 16, 2012 12:18 PM


Dissatisfied with the methods of extracting roots of numbers, I came up with a method of my own. I wrote about it here: http://www.opednews.com/Diary/BreakingthechainsofsqubyPeterDuveen120219272.html
The existence of such a simple method could prompt the reinclusion of root extraction into the standard curriculum. Many students ask whether the root of a number can be calculated, and a teacher is often at a loss to help them.



