 # Ncert Solutions for cube roots Class 8 maths Chapter 7 CBSE Part 2

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Question 1
Find the cube root of each of the following numbers by prime factorization method.
(i) 64
(ii) 512
(iii) 10648
(iv) 27000
(v) 15625
(vi) 13824
(vii) 110592
(viii) 46656
(ix) 175616
(x) 91125
Converting the number into common factors
i)  64 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2
= 23 x 23
3√64 =   2×2=4
ii) 512 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2
= 23 x 23 x 23
3√512 =   2×2×2=8
iii)  10648 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 11 x 11 x 11
= 23 x 113
3√10648 =   2×11=22
iv)  27000 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 3 x 3 x 5 x 5 x 5
= 23 x 33 x 53
3√27000 =   2×3×5=30
v) 15625 = 5 x 5 x 5 x 5 x 5 x 5
= 53 x 53
3√15625 =   5×5=25
vi) 13824 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 3 x 3
= 23 x 23 x 23 x 33
3√13824 =   2×2×2×3=24
vii) 110592 = 23 x 23 x 23 x 23 x 33
3√110592 =   2×2×2×2×3=48

viii) 46656 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 3 x 3 x 3 x 3 x 3
= 23 x 23 x 33 x 33
3√46656 =   2×2×3×3=36

ix) 175616 = 23 x 23 x 23 x 73
3√175616 =   2×2×2×7=56
x) 91125 = 53 x 33 x 33
3√91125 =   5×3×3=45
Question 2
State true or false.
(i) Cube of any odd number is even.
(ii) A perfect cube does not end with two zeros.
(iii) If square of a number ends with 5, then its cube ends with 25.
(iv) There is no perfect cube which ends with 8.
(v) The cube of a two digit number may be a three digit number.
(vi) The cube of a two digit number may have seven or more digits.
(vii) The cube of a single digit number may be a single digit number.

i) As Odd multiplied by odd is always odd,So this statement is false
ii)  A perfect cube will end with odd number of zeroes for example 10,the cube will be 1000.So this statement is true
iii) False
iv) As 2= 8, This statement is false
v) The smallest two digit number is 10 and 10= 1000 is a not three digit number.So this statement is false
vi) 99 is the largest 2 digit number; 99= 989901 is a 6 digit number.So this statement is false
vii) As 2= 8 is a single digit number, This statement is true
Question 3
You are told that 1,331 is a perfect cube. Can you guess without factorization what is its cube root? Similarly, guess the cube root of 4913.
Answer: We can estimate the cube root by the splitting the number from the right into three digit numbers
So for 1331
Left group 1
Right group 331
As you know 1= 1 so there would be 1 at unit’s place in cube root of 1331.
Now we have to find the cube root of left group 1
Now 1= 1
So, we have 1 in ten’s place and 1 in unit place
11= 1331 satisfies the condition
4913:
Right group = 913
Left group = 4
73 gives 3 at unit’s place so unit digit number in cube root of 4913 should be 7
We have to estimate the cube root of left group i.e 4
1= 1 and 2= 8
1<4<8
So, 10s digit in cube root of 4913 should be 1

Reference Books for class 8 Math

Given below are the links of some of the reference books for class 8 Math.

1. Mathematics Foundation Course for JEE/Olympiad : Class 8 This book can take students maths skills further. Only buy if child is interested in Olympiad/JEE foundation courses.
2. Mathematics for Class 8 by R S Aggarwal Detailed Mathematics book to clear basics and concepts. I would say it is a must have book for class 8 student.
3. Pearson Foundation Series (IIT -JEE / NEET) Physics, Chemistry, Maths & Biology for Class 8 (Main Books) | PCMB Combo : These set of books could help your child if he aims to get extra knowledge of science and maths. These would be helpful if child wants to prepare for competitive exams like JEE/NEET. Only buy if you can provide help to the child while studying.
4. Reasoning Olympiad Workbook - Class 8 :- Reasoning helps sharpen the mind of child. I would recommend students practicing reasoning even though they are not appearing for Olympiad.

You can use above books for extra knowledge and practicing different questions.

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