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if your exponents are the same but your base's are differnt how do you simplify that? example : (-3)^2 * -5^2

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    not much to do except evaluate it

    (-3)^2 = 9
    -5^2 = -25
    9 * -25 = -225

    Now, if you meant (-5)^2, things are diferent

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