Posted by Sara on Friday, July 24, 2009 at 7:59pm.
Perform the indicated operation
1/15abc (5a^3b^5c^2)

algebra  Marth, Friday, July 24, 2009 at 8:01pm
1/(15abc)*(5a^3*b^5*c^2).
When you divide, you subtract exponents.
You have an a^1*b^1*c^1 in the denominator, and a^3*b^5*c^2 in the numerator.
Subtract exponents, and you are left with a^2*b^4*c in the numerator.
5/15 = 1/3, so your final answer is a^2*b^4*c/3
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