Convert simple math formual to php code.

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Hello

I have simple math formula I wanna convert to PHP, but for some weird reason I can't!

(X*X)*(3X)=1200

Its should be easy to calculate it on paper but how can I convert this to PHP? Maybe it's too simple and my retardness has poped!

Maybe something like?

`pow(\$y, 3)= 1200/3`

Still not sure how to get thew reply from that.

Thanks

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Just because it uses the same = symbol doesn't mean it works the same way.

Take the number 1200, divide by 3, then assign the result to the result of the function call pow(\$y, 3)

That does not make sense.

Rewrite the expression in terms of X alone. Meaning you have to end up at `X = ...`.

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surely its just \$x=240 ?

(X*X)*(3X)=1200 => 5X=1200 => X=240

why do you need this in php?

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```// pow(\$x, 3) == 1200/3;

// therefore

\$x = pow(1200/3 , 1/3);

echo \$x;   //--> 7.3680629972808  (not 240, but close)
```

to confirm

```echo 3 * 7.3680629972808 * 7.3680629972808 * 7.3680629972808;   // --> 1200
```

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