# Algebra

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Exponents: Simplify the expression
7ab^-2 / 3w
I got 7a3w / b^2
Is this correct?

• Algebra -

Nope. How did the 3w get up on top?

Only the b^-2 goes to the bottom as b^2

7a/(3b^2 w)

• Algebra -

thank you

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