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anonymous
 4 years ago
(1/2)^2 = ?
anonymous
 4 years ago
(1/2)^2 = ?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmmm,I don't think so,I think it;s 1/8,but I am not sure.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it can be seen as 1^2/2^2. the negative switches if it is on top or bottom. so it is also 2^2/1

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0david is right the negative sign in the exponent means you will take the inverse then after that you take 2^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\left(\frac{1}{2}\right)^{2}=\left(\frac{2}{1}\right)^2=2^2=4\]

jhonyy9
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sorry yes this is 1/1/4 =4

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I though that it will go like this : 1^2/2^2 =(1/1)/(1/4) OH! IT'S 4! haha,thanks once again! :)
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