Posted by **Tia** on Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 11:14pm.

Please simplify. Write your answer using positive exponents.

(8^2)^ -1 =?

In case you are having trouble reading it, it translates to:

(8 squared) to the -1 power (exponent) or (8 ^2) ^ -1 = ?

Any ideas? I have an idea, but would appreicate some feed back! Thanks!

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**drwls**, Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 11:18pm
1/8^2

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