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April 20, 2014

April 20, 2014

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**math**

When multiplying terms, you add the exponents. when dividing terms, you subtract exponents. With exponents of exponents, you multiply. For example, 3. (3^2)^3 = 3^2 * 3^2 * 3^2 = 3^6
*Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 7:10pm by PsyDAG*

**algebra**

I wish my stock market losses were negative exponents, as it is, most of them are positive exponents. Positive exponents are large numbers; 10^2= 100 10^4=10,000 Negative exponents are quite the contrary; 10^-2= .02 10^-4=.0001 Negative exponents deal with small fractions of ...
*Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 2:10pm by bobpursley*

**exponents**

n^0 = 1 unless n=0 consider the rules of exponents n^6/n^2 = n^(6-2) = n^4 when dividing, subtract exponents. so, n^6/n^6 = n^(6-6) = n^0 = 1
*Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 9:09pm by Steve*

**Math**

assume you are doing 7^11 ------ 7^9 Which is 7^9 * 7^2 ---------- 7^9 so 7^2 which is 49 to multiply, add exponents to divide, subtract exponents to raise to power, multiply exponents
*Monday, January 28, 2008 at 8:26pm by Damon*

**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..
*Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 9:50pm by June*

**Math: law of exponents check answers**

Look, the law of exponents applies to all... You had a 3^1 in the denominator, specifically (3^1...)^-2 and that changes to 9 in the numerator. Law of exponents does not apply to just variables.
*Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 7:53pm by bobpursley*

**Exponents and Logs (Math)**

first, express 4 as a power of 2,, 4=2^2 then divide both sides by 2^2 2^(-x+1)/2^2 = 8^x *note, at the right side of equation, 4 and 2^2 canceled each other* then recall some laws of exponents. since on the left side, the numerator and denominator have the same base (which is...
*Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 9:30pm by jai*

**Math**

remember, to multiply powers with the same base, we keep the base and add the exponents (a^2b^2)(a1/3b1/4) = ???? why do you use ^ to show exponents in the first bracket but not in the second bracket ? Are they not exponents ?
*Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 9:08pm by Reiny*

**Math**

((4x^3)(y^-2))/((2x^-1)(y^4) The way you typed your equation leaves some ambiguity; I'm assuming this is it. First move the variables with negative exponents to opposite sides of the fraction bar, and make those exponents positive. Then add the exponents and multiply the ...
*Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 4:40pm by Gray*

**Math**

Which of the following statements is not true regarding operations with exponents? A.)To divide powers with the same base, subtract the exponents. B.)To subtract powers with the same base, divide the exponents. C.)To multiply powers with the same base, add the exponents. D.)To...
*Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 10:59am by Deborah*

**math**

7 pq/[14p^2*q^-2)] = (1/2)q^3/p (Exponents in the denominator can be subtracted from exponents in the numerator, or vice versa, if they are exponents of the same number). 1/q-2 = q^2 (5ab)^-2 * 15a^2b^3 = 15 a^2b^3/[25 a^2 b^2] =(15/25)b = (3/5)b
*Sunday, March 16, 2008 at 3:35pm by drwls*

**(Math)Simplifying using the laws of exponents**

multiply: add exponents raise to power: multiply exponents (x^3/4 y^1/3)^2/3 = x^(3/4*2/3) y^(1/3*2/3) = x^1/2 y^2/9 (x^-1/3 y)(x^1/2 y^-4/3) = x^(-1/3 + 1/2) y^(1 - 4/3) = x^1/6 y^-1/3 = x^1/6 / y^1/3 (4a^2 b^-7/2)^1/2 = 4^1/2 a^(2*1/2) b^(-7/2*1/2) = 2a b^(-7/4) = 2a / b^7/4...
*Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:07pm by Steve*

**algebra**

X^-6 times X^5= X^-1 (add exponents -6 + 5=-1 X to the negative 1 can be rewritten 1/X so you have only postitve exponents. Y^-12 divided by Y^5 = Y^-17 (subtract exponents -12-5=-17) So Y^-17=1/Y^17
*Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at 5:55pm by Kathleen*

**algebra**

add the exponents of the x, then the y exponents. Multiply the coefficents 4 and 3 I will be happy to critique your work.
*Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at 8:53pm by bobpursley*

**Math**

When you are adding variable with exponents, do you add the exponents too? What would ab2 + 2ab2 =
*Monday, April 15, 2013 at 8:36pm by Kelley*

**algebra**

How would you explain how the laws of exponents work with rational exponents?
*Sunday, July 6, 2008 at 4:48pm by C*

**math**

expressions with possitive and negative exponents. how do u leave no exponents in the denominator?
*Sunday, October 26, 2008 at 9:36pm by tessa*

**math**

= x^2/y^4 Subtract denominator exponents from numerator exponents of the same variable
*Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 8:26pm by drwls*

**Exponents and Roots - eh?**

unbalanced parentheses use ^ for exponents, as x-squared for x^2
*Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 9:41am by Steve*

**Math**

^=exponents /= divide So I am not sure how to do this. It is an example in my book but I still dont 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)]= [...
*Thursday, November 23, 2006 at 7:35pm by Gina*

**math**

multiply exponents when raising to a power: (a^1/2b)^1/2 = a^1/4 b^1/2 add exponents when multiplying factors: a^1/4 b^1/2 * a b^1/2 = a^5/4 b
*Monday, March 11, 2013 at 10:43am by Steve*

**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
*Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 9:03pm by Ava*

**Math: Rational Exponents**

simplify completely. give your answer without fractional exponents. (8(s^-3)*(t^5))^(3/5)/(2(s^7)*(t^-2))^(3/5))
*Monday, March 7, 2011 at 8:35pm by barbara*

**math**

to multiply, add exponents: x^3 * x^5 = x^8 to divide, subtract exponents: x^8/x^5 = x^3 this problem yields: a^2b^5
*Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 4:24pm by Steve*

**math**

the rule for multiplying when exponents are involved is to add the exponents for example, (2n)^3 (n)^5 = 2^3 * n^3 * n^5 = 8n^8
*Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 4:03pm by rbowh*

**algebra**

Subtract denominator exponents from numerator exponents, and end up with k^4e^2/(k^3e) = ke
*Saturday, January 24, 2009 at 5:01pm by drwls*

**6th grade math**

im studying exponents. 50 is my result number How did I get using exponents
*Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 8:05pm by ariana*

**Math**

when dividing powers, subtract exponents x^5/x^2 = x^3 x^-3/x^7 = x^-10 x^2/x^-3 = x^5 it's the same as multiplying, adding negative exponents.
*Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:54pm by Steve*

**math**

write an exponents using single exponents of x^2 y . xy^2
*Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 9:06am by marcel*

**algebra**

negative exponent definition: a^-b = 1/(a^b) derivation: when you multiply you add exponents when you divide you subtract exponents (remember a^0 = 1) 1/a^b = a^0/a^b = a^(0-b) = a^-b
*Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 7:47pm by Damon*

**College Algebra**

Assuming those numbers following the factors are exponents, then the exponents are the multiplicities. (x-1)^3 = (x-1)(x-1)(x-1), so 1 is a root 3 times.
*Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 12:22am by Steve*

**math**

Use the properties of exponents to rewrite each expression so that it contains only positive exponents and simplify. (x^-1y^-2/x^-2y^3)^2
*Friday, October 29, 2010 at 6:55pm by alainia*

**Algebra**

Solve the equation and check for extraneous solutions. 10^((x^2)+1)=100,000 How do i handle this when the exponents have exponents?
*Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 3:06pm by Brittney*

**math**

Use the order of Operations to decide what to do first. 1. Do what is inside Parenthesis or brackets 2. Do exponents 3. Do multiplication and division 4. Do addition and subtractions Problem 1: Do the exponents first (-3)^3= (-3)X(-3)X(-3)=? Then do the multiplication (-8)X(-2...
*Tuesday, September 16, 2008 at 10:29pm by TN*

**Algebra - Rational Exponents**

Depends what you mean by raising a power to a power e.g. (3^2)^3 = (3^2)(3^2)(3^2) = (9)(9)(9) = 729 or = 3^6 = 729 if the two exponents are at the same "horizontal level" then you multiply the two or more exponents (a^x)^y = a^(xy) do not confuse that with (a^x)(a^y) = a^(x+y...
*Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:45pm by Reiny*

**Algebra**

I have assumed that the fraction 7/2 is enclosed in parentheses, as follows: (sqrt(5)*a(7/2))4 a3/a8 Since the bases of the exponents are "a" or 5, you only have to apply the following rules of exponents to get your answer of 25a9. 1. sqrt(5) = 51/2 2. distributive law: (ab)x...
*Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 12:55am by MathMate*

**Division Properties of Exponents~Algebra**

The only reason I'm asking is because the last 3 answers were answer B, and I was thinking I got something wrong.. 1. Which of the following is equivalent to x5y2/xy2 when x ≠ 0 and y ≠ 0? A. x6y5 B. x5y C. x4y D. x4 ********* 2. Which expression is NOT equal to ...
*Monday, February 10, 2014 at 12:26pm by Gabby*

**algebra 1**

Need to make correction on what I wrote previously... Remember when you multiple with exponents, you must add them and if you divide with exponents, you *subtract* them.
*Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 10:30pm by Anonymous*

**math**

I solved (3x10^6)(2x10^5). My teacher said we were supposed to add the exponents. Do we still foil when we use exponents? Thanks, Kerry.
*Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at 3:43pm by Kerry Hennessy*

**ALGEBRA...please help me!!**

You add exponents when multiplying, and subract the exponents that are in the denominator (or in a divisor). For the two terms that you wrote, the product would be 6 x^7 y^5
*Monday, March 2, 2009 at 12:12pm by drwls*

**Intermediate Algebra**

Simplify the following exponents and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents..24x^3y^-3/72x^-5y^-1
*Friday, March 30, 2012 at 9:43pm by sherry*

**math**

Multiply the coefficients (numbers in front). for the letters with exponents. You keep the letter and you add the exponents. Remember that y is y^1 Try it and I will check it for you.
*Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7:50pm by JJ*

**Physics**

You are most wrong. YOu have in the numerator exponents 9-38 In the denominator exponents -22 moving the denominator to the numerator, exponents 9-38+22 which is about 10^-7
*Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 10:45pm by bobpursley*

**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
*Saturday, March 6, 2010 at 2:21pm by Elizabeth*

**maths, algebra**

the reason why x^0 is 1, can be easily seen, if you have worked with exponents yet: x^5 = x*x*x*x*x x^2 = x*x x^/x^2 = (x*x*x*x*x)/(x*x) = x*x*x = x63 = x^(5-2) That is, when you divide powers, you subtract exponents. So, x^5 / x^5 = 1, but it is also x^(5-5) = x^0
*Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 3:35pm by Steve*

**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
*Wednesday, November 26, 2008 at 9:01pm by kacie*

**Algebra 1 HELP**

So you have (8^6)/((8^4)*(8^2)). I would start with the denominator. When you are multiplying exponents with the same base, you add the exponents. So the above equation becomes (8^6)/(8^6). This simplifies to 1. For the second problem, it's slightly different. You have (4^5)/(...
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:55pm by Rasheda*

**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.
*Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 11:21pm 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.
*Monday, October 25, 2010 at 12:07am 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.
*Monday, October 25, 2010 at 12:07am by joe martinez*

**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
*Monday, April 28, 2008 at 8:10am by Help Please*

**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
*Monday, April 28, 2008 at 8:10am by Help Please*

**algebra**

Add exponents of like terms in numerator, and subtract exponents of the same term in the denominator. 6x^2y^3(3xy^2)^2/xy^2 = 6*9 x^(2+2-1)*y^(3+4-2) = 54 x^3*y^5
*Friday, December 11, 2009 at 9:40am by drwls*

**Algebra 1 Answer Evaluation (Reiny)**

#1. Nope 2^6 = 64 (2*2*2*2*2*2) 2^-6 = 1/2^6 = 1/64 #2 ok #3 where did the y's come from? When dividing, subtract exponents x^4/x^-6 = x^(4-(-6)) = x^10 #4 negative exponents indicate reciprocals. As a shortcut, they mean the item switches top and bottom in a fraction a^-3/b^-...
*Friday, January 31, 2014 at 5:08pm by Steve*

**Algebra**

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
*Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 4:32pm by Cyn*

**Intermediate Algebra**

Short Answer.Raise the quanity in parenthesis to the indicated exponents and simplify.Express answers with positive exponents.(-27x^0y^-2/54x^-5y^-4)^-2
*Friday, March 30, 2012 at 9:52pm by sherry*

**math**

Not to confuse the issue, but it is easy to show that anything to the zero power = 1. Take a fraction of 3/3 we know that is 1 use exponents 3^1 / 3^1 = following our rules for exponents we would have 3^(1-1) or 3^0 = 1
*Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 1:53pm by Dr. Jane*

**phys**

The speed of ocean waves depends on their wavelength Î» (in meters) and the gravitational field strength g (in m/sË†2) in this way: V=KÎ»Ë†p GË†q Where K is a dimentionless constant. Find the value of the exponents p and q. Consider the dimensions. Left side, m/s. Right side (...
*Monday, August 29, 2005 at 11:35am by Cheyenne*

**Math help needed**

You have these all exactly backward If you know how to reduce fractions, you know that 5*5*5*5*5/5*5*5 = 5*5 That is, 5^5/5^3 = 5^2, NOT 5^8 When multiplying, add exponents When dividing, subtract exponents x^9/x^2 = x^7, not x^11 Now try the others. For the last, if it's ...
*Monday, May 20, 2013 at 2:59pm by Steve*

**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...
*Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 11:46pm by Kenneth*

**calculus**

how do you find the derivative of (X^2(2+x^1/2))/x^4. I'm confused because of the exponents rules. please show me the steps in simplifying the exponents then taking the derivative.
*Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 1:57am by jennifer*

**rational exponents**

express the third root of(8a^3y^5) using rational exponents. Please show your work!
*Friday, April 20, 2012 at 6:23pm by tabby*

**trig**

Prove that tan4x=(4tanx-tan^3x)/(1-6tan^2 x+tan^4 x) *note: the exponents are just numbers. there are no variables in the exponents.
*Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 4:07pm by Anne*

**Rational exponents**

The subject is rational (fractional) exponents, not radical. 4sqrt5 * 2 sqrt8 = 8 sqrt40 = 8 sqrt(4*10) = 16 sqrt10
*Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:51pm by drwls*

**math**

Rewrite using only positive exponents: x−5y3 how do you rewrite without negative exponents?
*Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 4:37pm by katrina*

**Product of Terms [ 9th Grade]**

(4a^2c^4)(3b^4c) = 12a^2b^4c^5 The a and b exponents stay the same because you are not multiplying them by another same term with an exponent. C now has an exponent of 5, because when you are multiplying like terms with exponents, you add the exponents together. c^4 times c ...
*Friday, June 10, 2011 at 11:49am by MathLoser<3.14*

**math**

3^5/9^5 = (3/9)^5 = (1/3)^5 = 1/3^5 = 1/243 Perhaps "the student" subtracted exponents because there was a division. You can only subtract exponents in division if you are dealing with powers of the same number.
*Sunday, March 2, 2008 at 9:26am by drwls*

**exponents**

Just use the rules for adding and subtracting exponents of the same number, when multiplying or dividing. (4^3 x 5^-2)(5^4 x 4^-5)/ (4^-3 x 5^3) = 4^-2 x 5^2/(4^-3 x 5^3) = 4^1 x 5^-1 = 4/5 Do the second problem the same way
*Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 6:16pm by drwls*

**Algebra**

Is the ^ supposed to represent that what follows is an exponent? You have exponents added on top of exponents. Since the whole thing is raised to the zero power, the result is 1, no matter what x, y and z are. A trick question, perhaps.
*Sunday, August 3, 2008 at 11:36pm by drwls*

**Math**

What variable exponents? There are no exponents.
*Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 3:31am by drwls*

**exponents**

how do i find the value of exponents
*Monday, February 14, 2011 at 9:26pm by jessica*

**Algebra 2**

Both the numerator and denominator have the same bases for the exponents, right? So, dividing these two variables is the same as subtracting the exponents, like: n^(3-¨i)
*Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 10:58pm by Emily*

**math**

Use the properties of exponents to rewrite each expression so that it contains only positive exponents and simplify the result. The answer is suppose to be 1/9. thank you (b^-1/3a^-1)(3a/b)^-1
*Friday, October 29, 2010 at 6:52pm by alainia*

**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?
*Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 9:52am 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?
*Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 8:01pm by Sam*

**Math/117**

Because we are working with exponents, your answer should be in exponential form. How would you respond to this problem including exponents? 3^5 * 3^5. What rule would you apply?
*Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 10:58am by Mary*

**Algebra**

multiply each of the inside terms by the outside term. 2^-1*1^-2 = combine exponents = 2^2 7^-4*1^-2 = combine exponents = 7^8
*Monday, March 30, 2009 at 7:45pm by Anonymous*

**Math**

I think it is x^2 because x*x is x^1*x^1. To multiply exponents with the same base, I think we just add the exponents?
*Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 3:48pm by Anonymous*

**math**

Do you recall BEDMAS? That's the order in which you solve. Brackets first then exponents. In your case there are no brackets nor are there any exponents. So go into multiplication and division and then addition and subtraction.
*Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 8:36pm by Lena*

**algebra**

Multipy out the constants and add (or subtract) the exponents of x and y that appear more than once. Note that (3xy^2)^2 becomes 9x^2 y^4 Exponents in the denominator get subtracted. If you don't try this yourself, you will continue to have difficulty with the subject.
*Friday, December 11, 2009 at 8:49pm by drwls*

**algebra**

When multiplying numbers, add the exponents. With an exponent of an exponent, multiply the exponents.
*Thursday, June 3, 2010 at 1:38pm by PsyDAG*

**Simplify exponents**

simplify the expression using the properties of rational exponents 13 to ...
*Monday, November 1, 2010 at 11:00am by royce*

**Algebra 2**

Just do a long multiplication and line up the like exponents: You'll notice that all the exponents have a plus entry and a minus entry, except the highest and lowest: x^n + x^n-1 + x^n-2 + ... + x^2 + x^1 000 - x^n-1 - x^n-2 - ... - x^2 - x^1 - 1...
*Friday, December 16, 2011 at 11:10am by Steve*

**Intermediate Algebra**

this what i meant..Short answer .Raise the quanity in parenthesisto the indicated exponents and simplify the resulting expression.Express with positive exponents.(50x^2y^-4/200x^-2y^4)^3
*Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:44pm by sherry*

**Maths**

probably better to use exponents. That way you can manipulate them more easily. Radicals may sometimes look prettier, but if you want to use them in an expression, you have to convert them to exponents eventually. In general.
*Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 5:37am by Steve*

**math**

note that you can combine exponents if they have the same base. thus, we change the 4 (first term) to 2^2 since the base on the second term is equal to 2: 3 x 4^(1/4) - 12 x 2^(-3/2) 3 x (2^2)^(1/4) - 12 x 2^(-3/2) also, since 12 = 2*2*3 = (2^2)*3, 3 x (2^2)^(1/4) - (3*2^2) x ...
*Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 10:28am by Jai*

**college**

Explain three rules for exponents listed in the chart on p. 239 (section 4.2). Do not explain the first two definitions listed in the table (Exponent of 1 or 0). Create an expression for your classmates to solve that uses scientific notation and at least one of the rules for ...
*Monday, July 27, 2009 at 12:10am by Michelle*

**mat117**

Explain three rules for exponents listed in the chart on p. 239 (section 4.2). Do not explain the first two definitions listed in the table (Exponent of 1 or 0). Create an expression for your classmates to solve that uses scientific notation and at least one of the rules for ...
*Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 7:32pm by Anonymous*

**Intermediate Algebra**

Short answer.Raise quanity in parenthesis to the indicated exponents and simplify te resulting expression. Express powers with positive exponents.(50x^2y^-4/200x^-2y^4)^3
*Friday, March 30, 2012 at 9:48pm by sherry*

**Radical exponents**

Use rational exponents to write 4suare root 5 * 2 sqaure root 8 Please help.. I can't find the square root button
*Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:51pm by Ava*

**math/117**

Explain three rules for exponents listed in the chart on p. 239 (Section 4.2). Do not explain the first two definitions listed in the table (Exponent of 1 or 0). Create an expression for your classmates to solve that uses scientific notation and at least one of the rules for ...
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 5:41pm by Anonymous*

**algebra**

when taking to power, multipy exponents. (-s^2t)^5=-s^10 t^5 when multiplying, add exponents (-s^10 t^5)(t^3)=-s^10 t^8
*Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 5:35pm by bobpursley*

**algebra**

Can some kind soul please assist me with this question? :) Simplify the expression. Use only positive exponents: (4p^2q)(p^2q^3) Bless you! 4 p^4 q^4 Exponents add when multiplying Even when there's two sets of parenthesese?
*Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 1:14pm by Elizabeth*

**algebra**

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
*Friday, July 24, 2009 at 7:59pm by Marth*

**Math**

Use rational exponents to simplify the radical. If rational exponents appear after simplifying, write the answer in radical notation. 20sqrt(x^12)
*Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 6:04pm 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)
*Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 6:05pm by Help please*

**MATH**

Online "*" is used to indicate multiplication, because "x" is often confused with an unknown. 2.9 * 3 = 8.7 When multiplying exponents, you add the value of the exponents. 10^3 * 10^-3 = 10^0 = 1 Answer = 8.7 or 8.7 *10^0
*Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 6:48pm by PsyDAG*

**Algebra: exponents **

You may put the exponents in the numerator or denominator. a3= 1/a-3 sometimes teachers have beginning students move them around just for practice.
*Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 2:33pm by bobpursley*

**algebra**

so keep the base of 5 and add the exponents for the multiplication. that gives you 5^11/5^8 For division, keep the base of 5 and subtract the exponents. What is your final answer?
*Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7:39pm by JJ*

**MATH**

-5Y^4 * Y^10/15Y^7 * Y^6 When you multiply exponents, you add them -5Y^14/15Y^12 When dividing exponents, you substract from the top and bottom I think the final answer would be -y^2/3
*Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 5:20pm by Chopsticks*

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