Posted by **BERNIE** on Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 12:36pm.

If some one could help me with this one I am stuck 256^-1/4 and thankyou

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**Dustin**, Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 12:40pm
1/4 or 0.25

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 12:49pm
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=search_app#hl=en&sclient=psy-ab&q=256%5E-1%2F4&oq=256%5E-1%2F4&gs_l=serp.3...1.3625.1.4742.1.1.0.0.0.0.105.105.0j1.1.0.cqn%2Ccconf%3D1-0%2Cmin_length%3D2%2Crate_low%3D0-025%2Crate_high%3D0-025%2Csecond_pass%3Dfalse%2Cnum_suggestions%3D2%2Cignore_bad_origquery%3Dtrue..0.0...1c.8X2qC1XZcow&pbx=1&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.,cf.osb&fp=620f4183c90141be&biw=711&bih=453

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**Reiny**, Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 2:04pm
256^(-1/4)

= 1/256^(1/4)

= 1/4

I assumed there were brackets around the -1/4

Ms Sue entered the calculation just the way you typed, and the answer is correct according to your typing.

Can you see how important it is to have proper use of brackets ?

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