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anonymous
 5 years ago
how do I simplify the following:
(a^5b)^4/ab^3
anonymous
 5 years ago
how do I simplify the following: (a^5b)^4/ab^3

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amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats hard to decipher into a problem... can you re write it better or explain it more?

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is this it? \[\frac{(a^{5b})^{4}}{ab^3}\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the slash after the 4 is actually indicative of the fraction. wasn't sure how to write that

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0exponents of exponents multiply together... a^(20b)  ab^3

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0division of like bases subtrats exponents: a^b  = a^(bc) a^c

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a^(20b1)  seems to be the best I can get from it... b^3

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what constitutes a simplification ?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got a^20 over ab^12 but not sure if I did it right

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is there a choice of answers to base this off of?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its hard to write equation on here lol

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we could try log rules.... maybe :) 20b log(a)  log(a) + 3log(b)...not sure how that would help tho :)

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the equation editor on the bottom left helps alittle

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its my first time using this site

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0takes a little to get used to but its handy at times

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it slows down the computer tho... lol

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I noticed. I tried to use the equation template but it got confusing

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can make a fraction by typing 'frac{top}{bottom}' into it directly

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0exponents are ^{number}

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops that didn't come out right

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0type it in like like this: frac{a^{5b}^{4}}{ab^3}

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks for your help :)
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