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calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

Postby mcpeakmelissa on Sun Sep 12, 2010 5:08 am

L=2.43*W^0.3326, The weight is in pounds if 1 to 1.5 pounds, length is 14-20 inches. I understand that it is L=2.43 x 1 but what does ^ this mean?
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Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl  TOPIC_SOLVED

Postby Martingale on Sun Sep 12, 2010 5:15 am

mcpeakmelissa wrote:L=2.43*W^0.3326, The weight is in pounds if 1 to 1.5 pounds, length is 14-20 inches. I understand that it is L=2.43 x 1 but what does ^ this mean?



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Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

Postby mcpeakmelissa on Sun Sep 12, 2010 5:53 am

Thank you it all makes sense to me now.
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Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

Postby mcpeakmelissa on Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:08 am

Okay the length is 14-20 inches what would this be in feet? Or could your show me?
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Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

Postby Martingale on Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:11 am

mcpeakmelissa wrote:Okay the length is 14-20 inches what would this be in feet? Or could your show me?


http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=14+to+20+inches+to+feet
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