# solving a simple equation

Is there a method to solve the equation x + x^(1/3) == -2 ?

solving a simple equation

Is there a method to solve the equation x + x^(1/3) == -2 ?

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Here is a numerical approach. I've not been able to get it symbolically.

```
show(plot(x+ x/abs(x)* abs(x)^(1/3)+2,(x,-5,5)))
find_root(x+ x/abs(x)* abs(x)^(1/3)+2,-2,-1/2)
```

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2013-03-01 08:13:46 -0500
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