Posted by **chris** on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 9:30pm.

12(2nd power)/24(2nd power)/6(2ndpower)=

Simplify

I got 144/576/36

is this right?

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**Steve**, Monday, May 7, 2012 at 10:35am
the numbers are right. Don't know how to simplify, since division is not associative. That is,

(144/576)/36 ≠ 144/(576/36)

as written, it would be (144/576)/36 = (1/4)/36 = 1/144

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