# How do you simplify (5^(2/3))^(1/2)?

Mar 2, 2017

${5}^{\frac{1}{3}} = 1.71$

#### Explanation:

Multiply the exponents:

$\frac{2}{3} \times \frac{1}{2} = \frac{1}{3}$

That is the exponent of 5:

${5}^{\frac{1}{3}} = 1.71$