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January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015

Posted by **Rob** on Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 7:50pm.

I though that this meant inverse function.

x=2y^3-7

x+7=2y^3

(x+7)/2=y^3

((x+7)/2)^(1/3)=y

so this meant f^-1(-2) = 1.35721

The professor posted the answer as being 6. I'm not sure if I misunderstood the question or if I'm completely off in my answer.

Any ideas?

thanks

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 8:34pmIt looks correct to me

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