anonymous 4 years ago 5n^6 * 2n^17

1. anonymous

How do we do this, and do we multiply the n only or do also multiply 5 by 2 aswell?

2. anonymous

$5\times 2 \times n^{6+17}$

3. anonymous

You multiply the coefficients together and add the exponents in this case: $5n^6*2n^{17}=10n^{23}$