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 Question 73007: How would someone describe this topic, I am new to algebra? Any assistance would be greatly appreciated... Thank you While the radical symbol is widely used, converting to rational exponents has advantages. Explain an advantage of rational exponents over the radical sign. Include in your answer an example of an equation easier to solve as a rational exponent rather then a radical sign.Answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!I've answered the exact same problem before check out: http://www.algebra.com/algebra/homework/Square-cubic-other-roots/Square-cubic-other-roots.faq.question.72472.html If you have any questions, feel free to ask.