## anonymous 5 years ago I'm working on exponents in division and I have a problem knowing whether or not I've simplified everything correctly.

1. anonymous

i will help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2. anonymous

Thanks! Okay, here's my problem:$5x ^{3}\div 125x ^{5}$

3. anonymous

Have I simplified the problem enough?

4. anonymous

yah u have

5. anonymous

Thank you!

6. mathteacher1729

Abbie - is your problem $\frac{5x^3}{125x^5}$ ? If so, you can reduce this further by reducing the x^3 and the x^5 as well as the 5 and 125.