java.lang.Math cbrt(double a)

Description :

This java tutorial shows how to use the cbrt(double a) method of Math class under java.lang package. This method returns the cube root of the method argument.

Method Syntax :

public static double cbrt(double a)

Parameter Input :

DataType Parameter Description
double a the value which we want to determine cube root.

Method Returns :

The cbrt(double a) method simply returns the positive cube root of a. Consider the following cases:

  • If the argument is NaN, then the result is NaN.
  • If the argument is infinite, then the result is an infinity with the same sign as the argument.
  • If the argument is zero, then the result is a zero with the same sign as the argument.

Compatibility Version :

Requires Java 1.5 and up

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Java Code Example :

This java example source code demonstrates the use of cbrt(double a) method of Math class. Basically we just get the cube root of a value from the user input.

Sample Output :

Running the cbrt(double a) method example source code of Math class will give you the following output

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