Number of results: 86,079

**college algebra**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents? Provide the class with a third expression to simplify that includes rational (fractional) exponents

*November 26, 2008 by kacie*

**algebra**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents? Provide the class with a third expression to simplify that includes rational (fractional) exponents.

*October 24, 2010 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents? Provide the class with a third expression to simplify that includes rational (fractional) exponents.

*October 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 2**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents? Provide a third expression to simplify that includes rational (fractional) exponents

*April 28, 2008 by Help Please*

**algebra**

how to simplify these expressions using positives exponents to express the final result 6-3= 5XO= (2x)-1=

*February 19, 2009 by maria*

**Pre-Algebra**

I am having trouble understanding how to answer this type of question: Find each procuct or quotient: Express using positive exponents: (b to the power of negative 10)(b to the power of 5)

*November 23, 2009 by Nina*

**math**

Simplify and write each variable as an expression with positive exponents: ((-24x^9)/(8b^7))^4 = c((x^m)/(b^n))

*September 21, 2011 by catherine*

**Math**

Simplify each expression. Write answers using positive exponents. a. (7x^2y^3)(-2xy) b. (a^2b^3)^-1(a^2b^3) c.(-4m^3)^2

*February 22, 2012 by Amanda*

**Math**

Simplify each expression. Write answers using positive exponents. a. (7x^2y^3)(-2xy) b. (a^2b^3)^-1(a^2b^3) c.(-4m^3)^2

*February 22, 2012 by Amanda*

**algebra**

Expressing using positive exponents. Then, if possible simplify. x little 7 above the x

*August 26, 2014 by RayR*

**math**

Find each quotient. Express using positive exponents: 7 to the 6th power over 7

*September 22, 2015 by alex*

**math**

I was asked to simplify all variable but are positive real numbers and they have exponents

*February 10, 2011 by Maposo*

**intermediate algebra**

Simplify the following expressions, and rewrite it in an equivalent positive exponents -14x^4y^6/7x^3y^5

*July 9, 2011 by she she*

**Math Problem**

Please Help type exponential notation with positive exponents Divide and simplify c^7/c^16

*March 30, 2012 by Lavern*

**Math**

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!

*February 28, 2009 by Tia*

**math**

•Explain how writing 2x-5 with positive exponents is similar to writing 2x-3/4 with positive exponents. Post a problem involving a rational exponent for your classmates to solve.

*November 8, 2016 by nina*

**Inter algebra**

Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents. (10x-5)-5

*March 1, 2011 by Jackster*

**Math**

Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents. -14xy / 42x^5y^8

*March 1, 2011 by Jackster*

**algebra**

Can someone please help me? Thanks! simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents(4x^2)-^2

*July 8, 2011 by Jellie*

**algebra**

Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents. 10x^3y^3 -------- 40x^-3y^-4

*July 9, 2011 by sharron*

**math**

simplify the following expression and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents 24x^3y^-3/72x^-5y^-1 Thanks!

*July 10, 2011 by Michael*

**Math**

I am to express the following using a positive exponent. Then I have to simplify the expression. Do not evaluate. 9^-2. Here is my answer: 9^-2=1/81. Is this correct? Thanks.

*April 20, 2010 by B.B.*

**math, correction,plz**

Can someone correct these for me..plz... Problem #1 simplify. ((p^5)^4)/(p^6) MY answer: p^14 Problem #2 Write using positive exponents only. b^-6 MY answer: (1)/(b^6) Problem#3 Write 1.81 X 10^-2 in standard notation My answer. 0.0181 Problem #4 Subtract 2x-3x^2+5x^3 from 5x^...

*February 28, 2007 by jas20*

**math**

simplify the expression; write without using negative exponents. Assume all numbers are positive (b^1/2 X a^-5/3)^2 1/2^2 = .25 so 1/4 so b^1/4 and 5/3^2=2.77 so is it b^1/4 a^2.77

*July 4, 2010 by Hannah*

**math**

12xp7 ______ 36 xyp7 Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents.

*September 7, 2011 by dp*

**Math**

Here are the questions I need help with, please help. [(1/4)^-3 divide sign (1/4)^2]^-2 I got (1/4)^10 but I got it wrong (3^1/2)^3 _______ I got 1/216 9 (-56r^2)divide sign (-7r^2)= I got 8r x(y)(x)(2y) (12) (10xy^3) (3x^2y^2) (5x) (2y) simplify sqaure root of 160000 simplify...

*September 18, 2013 by Maya*

**Math Ms. Sue**

Here are the questions I need help with, please help. [(1/4)^-3 divide sign (1/4)^2]^-2 I got (1/4)^10 but I got it wrong (3^1/2)^3 _______ I got 1/216 9 (-56r^2)divide sign (-7r^2)= I got 8r x(y)(x)(2y) (12) (10xy^3) (3x^2y^2) (5x) (2y) simplify sqaure root of 160000 simplify...

*September 18, 2013 by Maya*

**algebra**

simplify and write with only positive exponents 1. x to yhe negitive six power times x to the fifth power 2. y to the negitive twelth power divided by 7y to the fifth power

*March 24, 2010 by roy*

**Math**

Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents. -15x^4y/17x^2y7 A. -3x^2/y^6 B.3x^2/y^6 C.-3x^6y^8 D. 52x^2/y^6

*August 12, 2011 by Donnice*

**Math situation**

please help me solve Multiply and simplify type exponential notation with positive exponents (64a^2)/(2a^2-16a+32) x (2a-8)/8a

*March 30, 2012 by Sandra M*

**Algebra**

Use the properties of exponents to simplify the following as much as possible. Assume the bases are positive. (8a^3b^6)^(1/3) / (16a^8b^−4)^(1/4)

*April 17, 2015 by Merty*

**Algebra**

Rewrite each expression with positive exponents and simplify. X^2•x^n/x^3•x^n What does this question mean? Do I just cancel things out? Please help

*August 15, 2015 by James*

**algebra**

Simplify. Do not use negative exponents in the answer. -25a^-2/10b^-4 HAVING A HARD TIME WITH THIS ONE!! i KNOW YOU REVERSE THE LETTERS AND THE NEGATIVE POWERS ARE TURNED INTO POSITIVE AND RECIPROCATED BUT THE -24/10 I CANT FIGURE OUT FROM THE EXAMPLE I WAS GIVEN. PLEASE HELP!!

*January 14, 2015 by Liamz*

**Algebra**

Simplify each expression. Assume that no denominators are zero. Write each answer without using negative exponents. The ^'s mean they're exponents y^-3y^-4y^0 ------------ <- division (2y^-2)^3 numerator: y^-3y^-4y^0 = y^(-3-4)= y^-7 denominator: 2^3 * y^-6 = 8y^-6 ...

*October 15, 2006 by Katie*

**Math**

Simplify. y^-9*y^3 Write your answer with a positive exponent only.

*August 27, 2014 by Amber*

**Math**

Use rational exponents to simplify the radical. If rational exponents appear after simplifying, write the answer in radical notation. 20sqrt(x^12)

*April 17, 2010 by Help please*

**Math**

Use rational exponents to simplify the radical. If rational exponents appear after simplifying, write the answer in radical notation. 3sqrt(2)/ 5sqrt(2)

*April 17, 2010 by Help please*

**math,correction**

can somone correct these for me please... Simplify (m^5)^8 My answer.m^40 List the terms and coefficients of 8x^3-4x^2+3 My answer: terms: 3 coefficients: 8,-4 This next one i'm not sure about how to even do it... write 9.03 X 10^-2 in standard notation. standard notation? ....

*February 28, 2007 by jas20*

**Math Please Urgent**

Here are the questions I need help with, please help. [(1/4)^-3 divide sign (1/4)^2]^-2 I got (1/4)^10 but I got it wrong (3^1/2)^3 _______ I got 1/216 9 (-56r^2)divide sign (-7r^2)= I got 8r x(y)(x)(2y) (12) (10xy^3) (3x^2y^2) (5x) (2y) simplify sqaure root of 160000 simplify...

*September 18, 2013 by Maya*

**rational exponents**

Express cube root 27x^4y^6 using rational exponents (27x^4y^6)1/3 (27^1/3)(x^4/3)(y^6/3) stuck. I think the final answer is 9x^3/4(y^2) I don't know where to put the parentheses to break it up so I hope yall understand what it's suppose to be.

*August 25, 2008 by Anonymous*

**aglbera**

Rewrite with positive exponents. Assume that even roots are of nonnegative quantities and that all denominators are nonzero.(6xy/y)^2 Express in terms of i. 2ã-36

*May 1, 2011 by kozy*

**Exponents**

I need to know if i answered this right. Use the laws of exponents to simplify. 3^3/4 * 3^1/8= 81/32

*August 15, 2010 by Ava*

**algebra**

simplify the expression. Use only positive exponents. 8x^2y^-2/x^-2y * (4xy^2)^-1/x^2y Something does not seem right in your terms. Are you saying that 8x is being taken to the 2y power and that all this being taken to the -2x power? Please clarify your terms, and we will do ...

*March 7, 2007 by kayla*

**Math**

Use the rules of exponents to simplify each exponential expression. Your result cannot contain any negative exponents. Thank you for your help. (2m^2)^3 (4x^2y^4z^7)^0

*March 6, 2010 by Elizabeth*

**algebra**

write the expression using only positive exponents 1.13^6 2.8^-9 3.xy^0 4.6g^-5

*December 4, 2008 by Arthur.*

**algrbra 2**

Rewrite the expression, using only positive exponents. x-5

*October 16, 2009 by SArA*

**math**

Simply each expression. Use only positive exponents. (2t)^6 r^5/g^-3

*March 17, 2013 by carly*

**algebra**

how do i simplify the following expression ,writing the answer with a positive exponent only? (yz^-2)^4)(2y^-3z^-4)3/4y^9z^-5

*August 8, 2010 by simone*

**Algebra**

Can you please check my work? You have helped other students I know. Thank you:) Multiply -7(2a2 -4) = -14a2 + 28 Multiply 0.5(a + b -5) = 0.5a + 0.5b - 2.5 Factor bx - by + bz = b(x - y + z) Combine like terms (simplify) 12x + 4 - 11y - 6x - 9 - y = 6x - 12y - 5 Evaluate the ...

*November 8, 2011 by Sharon (ms. Sue)*

**math**

write 2x -1 (negative one) using only positive exponents??

*June 27, 2011 by leigha*

**math**

Rewrite using only positive exponents: x−5y3. ??

*March 1, 2012 by josh*

**Math**

How do you simplify a expression with positive exponents? How do you write a fractions an expression using a negative exponent?

*October 26, 2009 by Zava*

**Algebra (check my answers)**

Please check these answers. Multiply -7(2a2 -4) = -14a2 + 28 Multiply 0.5(a + b -5) = 0.5a + 0.5b - 2.5 Factor bx - by + bz = b(x - y + z) Combine like terms (simplify) 12x + 4 - 11y - 6x - 9 - y = 6x - 12y - 5 Evaluate the expression 3x2y when x = 3 and y = 5 Answer: 135 ...

*November 8, 2011 by Sharon*

**Math SCREAMING for HELP**

Use the quadratic formula to slove the equation. x^2-x=-7 This is what I have got so far and I do not think this is right: x=1(-1)±√-1^2-4(1)(7)/2(1) x=1±√1-4(7)/2 x=1±√-21/2 x=1±-21/2 and here I am lost! Use rational exponents to simplify. √(5&x^10...

*September 24, 2010 by Sabrina*

**Math**

Solve the system of equations 3x-y=11 -5x+y=12 2. Perform the indicated operation and simplify (5/(x-2)+(4(x^2-2x) 3.simpify and write with only positive exponents (7x^3y^-2)/(x^-4y^9)^-3 4. find the solution of the inequality 2x-11 is less than or equal to -4(5x-3) 5. the ...

*August 22, 2013 by kelly*

**Algebra**

simplify the following expression and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents 24x^3y^-3/72x^-5y^-1 24*3*3*3/72*-5*-5*-5*-5*-5= This is how I have it started on my paper. my online book is down and im stuck. Thank you.

*July 10, 2011 by Michael*

**Math**

X^4y^3-x^2y5

*January 10, 2013 by Justin*

**Algebra 1 HELP**

I am not sure how to do these 2 problems can someone show me. Simplify the expression Write answers using exponents. 8^6/8^4*8^2 4^5*1/4^2 <---is by the 4 only

*December 5, 2013 by Karen*

**math**

Shania is having trouble understanding her algebra assignment. To help her understand, she asks Mark why is x^2*y^3 not equal to (x,y)^5 Which of the following responses would be best for Mark to give? A. “You should multiply the exponents rather than add them. The correct ...

*April 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**pre-algebra**

write the expression using only positive exponents 1.13^6 2.8^-9 3.xy^0 4.6g^-5 how do you do this? please and thankyou

*December 4, 2008 by Aurthur.*

**math**

The question that have is to simplify and write the answer in exponential notation using positive exponents 2 to 4th power x 2 -2 These are my choices a 4 to the 8th power b 2 to the 8th power c 4 to the 2nd power d 2 to the 2nd power

*February 5, 2011 by Jimmy*

**algebra**

need help please!!!!! (fraction) _____1____ 9x^-2 y^-1 I'm not exactly sure what you want to do but i'm assuming you want your exponents positive? just put the varibles with the negative exponents in the numerator. whenever you have a negative exponent that you want to make ...

*March 7, 2007 by kairi*

**Math- Completely confused!**

Simplify each expression (where possible) and write the answer without using negative or fractional exponents. Assume that X>0. a. 8x^(1/3) b. (-8x)^(1/3) c. (8x)^(-1/3) d. (3x^(3/4))(16x)^(1/4) e. (x^(1/2)) / (x^(5/2) so far my answers are : a.2x b. -2x c.1/2x but i feel ...

*August 21, 2010 by Jackie*

**Algebra**

do the indicated operations and write with only positive exponents and assume all variables are nonzero real numbers x^-5 y^7/x^-2 y^5 y^2/x^3 x^3=0

*March 13, 2008 by Kally*

**rational exponents**

express the third root of(8a^3y^5) using rational exponents. Please show your work!

*April 20, 2012 by tabby*

**Math**

Use laws of exponents to simplify. (10^(11/14))^(2/9) Would the answer be 10^(11/63) ?

*September 26, 2009 by Nefty*

**Algebra II (Exponents)**

Simplify: (-1728)^1/3 My answer was -576...is this correct?

*June 11, 2012 by Greg B.*

**Math**

Simplify expression, write final answer without negative exponents. (x-3/x-4)- (x+2/x+1) all over (x+3) is the answer: (-8x+5) / x+3 ? please help!

*October 8, 2015 by Diana*

**algebra**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents?

*November 18, 2010 by kelley*

**Algebra**

Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents?

*December 8, 2010 by Sam*

**math**

Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or subtracting? How is adding radical expressions similar to and different from adding polynomial expressions? Provide a radical expression for your classmates to simplify. In your own words, explain the first ...

*October 11, 2010 by Abigail*

**algebra**

How do you simplify this expression, assuming all variables are positive? (3a^1/2b^1/3)^2 The carrot symbol represents exponents. It is a^1/2 and b^1/3, just so you know. Square each term in the parenthesis. 3^2 = 9 (a^1/2)^2 = a (b^1/3)^2 = b^2/3 Put it all together: 9 a b^2/...

*March 6, 2007 by Sally*

**Calculus**

differentiate the given function, simplify your answer by leaving no negative or rational exponents. final answer should be in factored form where possible. y=(x^2 +2x)^3(x+2)

*October 20, 2016 by matt*

**Algebra**

Simplify the expression. Write the answer without negative exponents. (4a^3b^3)(4ab^2)^2

*September 29, 2011 by Christina*

**Algebra 1**

Simplify. Do not use negative exponents in the answer. 12x-2y4 -3xy-7

*January 8, 2015 by slomo*

**Algebra 2**

Simplify each of the following expressions. Be sure that your answer has no negative or fractional exponents. (2x^2•y^-3)(3x^-1y^5)

*November 24, 2015 by Niall*

**Algebra 2**

Simplify each of the following expressions. Be sure that your answer has no negative or fractional exponents. (2x^2•y^-3)(3x^-1y^5)

*November 24, 2015 by Niall*

**Math**

3) Explain how the laws of exponents work with rational exponents and give at least one example of an expression containing rational exponents... Please help.. I can't find the answer to this anywhere..

*August 5, 2010 by June*

**algebra**

x^-2y+6z^-1 add. write the answer with all exponents positive

*January 12, 2016 by Rebecca*

**math check**

Simplify 1) (5t)(5t)^3 My answer: 5t^15 Write the number without exponents 2) 8.78x10^5 My answer: 878,000,000 Multiply. 3) (x+9)^2 My answer: 9x^18

*December 16, 2008 by bryan*

**algebra 2**

Would some one look at these problems and see if I got them right Thanks Just let me if they are wrong so I can go back over them 1.Write in simplest form 48/56 A. 6/7 2.Multiply 8x^3/5 *10/x^3 A. 16/x^4 3.Divide 4/x^7 / 12/x^3 A. 1/3x^2 4. divide x^2-36y^2/5x^2+30y / (x^26xy...

*June 1, 2007 by CINDY*

**Algebra 2**

Can someone please help me? Use the rational exponents to simplify. 5 sqrt x^20 would the answer be 5?

*September 5, 2010 by Ava*

**math**

Simplify this expression by using the properties of exponents.You may leave your answer as a number to a power. (2c)^5(2c^9)^6=

*April 13, 2013 by Nancy*

**college algebra**

if you have a problem where you are multiplying numbers with exponents (both positive and negative) and your answer ends up with a negative exponent what is the reason you make a fraction out of it and put it on the bottom as a positive? why cant you have a negative exponent ...

*February 14, 2008 by tara*

**Algebra 1 (exponents)**

(6p)^-2 how will I write this in positive answer? I got 1 ---p ^-2 136 Please help! thank you

*June 28, 2012 by Lizzy*

**Physics**

Uniform Circular Motion: Suppose that a particle's position is given by the following expression: r(t) = Rcos(omega*t)i + Rsin(omega*t)j 1. Choose the answer that best completes the following sentence: The particle's motion at t=0 can be described by ____________. a. an ...

*October 4, 2009 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

1)Simplify:(3x^0y^-4)(2x^2y)^3 answer=6x^6 over y 2)Simplify:2x^2y^5z^-4 over 8x^6yz^3 answer= y^4 over 4x^4z 3)Saturn is 1.4 x 10^9 kilometers away from the sun. If light travels 3.0 x 10^4 km per second,how long does it take light from the sun to reach saturn? Express the ...

*August 1, 2007 by erin*

**Math**

^=exponents /= divide So I am not sure how to do this. It is an example in my book but I still don't get it. Can you work through ti so I can do my real work. (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 = First, do work within the parentheses. -1*-1 = 1 and -1-2 = 1/(-12) = [1+(1/(-12...

*November 23, 2006 by Gina*

**simplify**

how do i simplify 10x^2y/-5x^4y Do you notice the y in both numerator and denominator? That means you can cancel them out You can also subtract exponents for the x terms and divide 10 by 5. See what you get and let us know.

*July 8, 2007 by mike*

**Math**

Hi Sorry I'm reposting this question, I think the answer that was provided was not correct because of the ambiguity of the original question but if I could have someone workout the question as written it would be much appreciated: See below discussion. 4x^3y^-2 / 2x^-1y^4 is ...

*November 20, 2010 by Tia*

**HISTORY HELP ME**

28. Which answer best describes how some enslaved African Americans expressed their emotions? (4 points) They didn’t believe in public emotional displays, so they would often express themselves only to the tribal chief. They participated in sports like archery and lacrosse ...

*December 19, 2012 by B*

**Simplify**

Simplify the following number. ∛729 I think it is ∛9, but I do not know. Please help, and check my answer. I will appreciate it if you guys can answer this as soon as possible. It is part of a RATIONAL EXPONENTS question. The original equation was 9^(1/3)∙&#...

*February 14, 2014 by Brady*

**Algebra II**

Working on my online math homework, I encountered this problem: Solve: (3x^-1 y^-2)^-2 (x^2 y^5)^-1 [[Spaces denote the end of the exponent.]] Because of the law of exponents that deals with negative exponents, I did the reciprocal and distributed the exponent, getting (1/3x^2...

*January 25, 2012 by Kenneth*

**Algebra 1: 8th Grade**

Simplify each expression. Write your answers using positive exponents. Check Answers Please: 1) 2^3*2^4 = 2^7 2)10^6/10^9 = 1/10^3 3)3^5*3^1 = 3^6 4)5^7*5^-4 = 5^3 5)9^3/9^-10 = 9^13 6) 4^11/4^8*4^-2 = 4^5 7) a^2*a^3 = a^5 8)b^-9/b^4 = 1/b^13 9)c^-5*c^-2 = 1/c^7 11)(5d^4)(8d^6...

*April 28, 2009 by Joy*

**Math**

List the terms and coefficients. 8x3 – 4x2 + 3 Write using positive exponents only. b–2 Factor completely. 3(x – 2)2 – 3(x – 2) – 6 State which method should be applied as the first step for factoring the polynomial.

*May 13, 2007 by Tomika*

**Simplify exponents**

How do you simplify this equation: (x^a+b)^a-b / (x^a-2b) ^ a+2b

*November 1, 2010 by Ali*

**Calc Help**

Find the derivative. Express answer in exponential notation without any negative exponents. y= 1/(sqroot5x+2)^3 This reads: 1 divided by the square root of (5x+2) to the third

*February 16, 2007 by Robert*

**Math**

Simplify:Do not use use negative exponents in the answer. Ques: x-4*x-7

*July 3, 2011 by Ms.Ellis*

**Translate verbal expression into Algebraic express**

Five friends went to a baseball game. Three of the friends each bought a ticket for x dollars and a soda for $6.00. The other two friends each bought only tickets. Write and simplify an expression that represents the amount of money spent. Answer: 3x + 3(6) + 2x 3x + 2x + 16 ...

*February 4, 2015 by Rose*

**Math**

24x^3y^2/42x^7y^-6 please help i need to simplify i can only use positive intergers

*February 26, 2013 by Alex*