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Are these two formulas the same? I have never used exponents in programming before and I'm not sure if I did it correct.


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newcal=[(cwaist+1) x meters^3.2] x 40


PHP version:
$newcal=(($cwaist +1) * pow($meters, 3.2)) * 40;
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Pratima Pharande earned 500 total points
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looks correct .. no problem

you can get more details about pow()
http://php.net/manual/en/function.pow.php
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Thanks
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