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How does finding the square root of a number compare finding the cube root of a number? Use the number 64 in your explanation.

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depends. How are you finding the root? by hand, by iteration, using a calculator?

64 = 8*8, so square root = 8
64 = 4*4*4, so cube root = 4

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