algebra

write each problem in form ax^p +bx^q p and q are rational numbers

[x^2-4x^(1/2)]/2x^(1/3)

the answer is 1/2x^(5/3)-2x^(1/6)

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 767
  1. but i don't know how to get there

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
  2. separate into two fractions

    = x^2 /(2x^1/3)) - 4x^(1/2) / (2x^(1/2))
    remember in dividing powers, we keep the base and subtract the exponents

    = x^(5/3) / 2 - 2^(1/6)
    = (1/2)x^*5/3) + 2x^(1/6)

    (2 - 1/3 = 6/3-1/3 = 5/3
    and
    1/2 - 1/3 = 3/6 - 2/6 = 1/6 )

    1. 👍 1
    2. 👎 0
  3. fourth line should say

    = x^(5/3) / 2 - 2x^(1/6)

    1. 👍 1
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    1/4 divided by 3/8 (write in simplest form) -------------------------------------- 1/3 divided by 5/6 (simplest form) --------------------------------------- 1 3/4 divided by 3 (simplest form)

  2. Math Check Please Thank You

    1. Which of the following numbers is an example of an integer? ­15 * 0.252525 . . . 3/5 (fraction) Square root of 7 2. Which statement is false? Every integer is a real number. The number zero is a rational number. Every

  3. Math Help

    Which of these nonterminating decimals can be converted into a rational number? A. 0.626226222... B. 0.020220222... C. 0.123123123... D. 0.898998999... Is the answer C? I think that C is the answer because, A,B, and D are

  4. Math

    1. Which expression is equivalent to (-2)(a+6)? A. -2a+6 B. 2a+12 C. -2a-12*** D. -2a+12 2. To which sets of real numbers does the number -22 belong? Choose all subsets that apply. (There's two right answers) Whole Numbers

  1. Math

    Lesson 6: Multiplication of Rational Numbers Math 7A Unit 4: Operations with Fractions and Rational Numbers -7/9 x 3/5 a. -27/45 b. -7/15 c. 7/15 *** d. 27/45

  2. Algebra

    To which subset of real numbers does the following number belong? square root of 7 A)rational numbers B)irrational numbers****** C)whole numbers, integers, rational numbers D)whole numbers, natural numbers, integers

  3. Pre Algebra

    1.Which of the following numbers is rational? A \frac{4}{5} B √27 C 4.02002000200002... D √31 2.What type of number is shown below? 0.3133113331... A repeating decimal B rational C irrational D terminating 3.Select all the

  4. math

    Write each rational number in the form __ a b , where a and b are integers. the two numbers are 5 1/6 and -12

  1. Math

    Identify all sets to which the number 3 belongs A. Whole numbers, integers, rational numbers B. Rational numbers C. Integers, rational numbers D. Even numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers I THINK IT'S A

  2. algebra

    i need you to check my answers for the following questions: use the table to answer problems 1 to 4. the table lists the commuting times for 5 people. write each ratio in the form a/b, and then as a decimal. tell whether each

  3. math

    which graphic organizer correctly groups the following numbers 2.9, -7, 5, 1.8 A. Rational Numbers: 2.9, 1.8 Integers: Whole Numbers: -7, 5 B. Rational Numbers: Integers: -7, 5 Whole Numbers: 2.9, 1.8 C. Rational Numbers: 2.9, 1.8

  4. Precalc

    To which set(s) of numbers does the number sqrt -16 belong? Select all that apply. real numbers complex numbers*** rational numbers imaginary numbers*** irrational numbers I can only pick two, and that's what I think it is. Please

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.