## calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

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### calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

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

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?

L=2.43*W^0.3326$\Rightarrow L=2.43\cdot W^{0.3326}$

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### Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

Thank you it all makes sense to me now.

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### Re: calculations to find the wingspan of the barn owl

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

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 ... es+to+feet