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Express 3/8a^3y^5 using rational exponents.

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    I do not know exactly how the question is worded in case some parentheses are missing.

    Case 1:
    (3/8)a3y5
    ... no change required.

    Case 2:
    use the identity
    1/am = a-m

    3/(8a3y5)
    =(3/8)a-3y-5

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