Posted by **Cassie** on Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 4:32pm.

Simplify:

16t³/14t³

Is the answer 2, 2t, or something else?

Thank you!

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**Cassie**, Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 5:12pm
Umm... sorry, no. But I am in grade 7.

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**Cyn**, Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 8:56pm
the answer should be 8/7

when you are dividing expressions with exponents of the same letter,

you just subtract the exponents

so 3 - 3 = 0, therefore there would be no more t.

so 16/14 simplifies to 8/7

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