Quick Review
Unit 1 - Objective 5 - Roots and Radicals

Examples of radicals and reciprocals

All of the following are the same:


is true when n is a negative number or a fraction. To take the derivative of a radical expression, rewrite it first using exponents. Then, use the power rule.

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