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Nth root


 / Published in: ASP
 

URL: http://reusablecode.blogspot.com/2008/10/roots.html

This function allows you to calculate the root of a number beyond just square root.

  1. <%
  2. ' Copyright (c) 2008, reusablecode.blogspot.com; some rights reserved.
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  7. ' 94305, USA.
  8.  
  9. ' Calculate root to a given depth (square root, cubic root, etc.)
  10. ' x is what you want the root of
  11. ' y is the depth you want to go (2 = square, 3 = cubic, etc.)
  12. function root(x, y)
  13. root = x ^ (1 / y)
  14. end function
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