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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
id stack them to keep track of it better
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
2 x^2 y^3 3 x^3 y^4 6 x y i mean, id stack them so that i could keep track of them better :/
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[(2.3.6)x^2y^3x^3y^4xy\]
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amistre64Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
like bases add exponents; and constants just get mulitplied together
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
multiply the constants & multiply the like terms to gt ur answer
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
gt it @maherman97 ???
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no... haha what do you mean the constants?
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
constants=numerical terms
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
such as 3,5 etc.
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well can you walk me through the steps?
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i would start by multiplying (6xy) by 2x^2y^3) get the answer and the multiplying the answer by (3x^3y^4)
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how do you multiply the first part?
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
ok . (6xy)(2x^2y^3)= 12x^3y^4 using exponents rules.
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay so then why do i multiply that by (3x^3y^4)
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
that what the operator dose.
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
(A)(B)(C) means A multiply B multiply C as an example .
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So then i multiply 12x^3y^4 by (3x^3y^4)
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
SO THAS why we use the operator (multiplication) thats what i mean by "operator" hope that helps
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay so can you show me the steps into multiplying 12x^3y^4 by (3x^3y^4)
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so what do i do first?
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
1>multiply 12by 3 = 36 2> x^3by x^3 = x^6 3> y^4 by y^4= y^8
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so it would be 36x^8y^8?
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay thanks soooo much!
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ive got another for you
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i would appreciate a "BEST REPONSE " if you think so?? :)
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sooo if i have \[(3x)^{3}(4x)^{2}\] would the answer be 216?
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
no (3x)3(4x)2 thats not the same. be careful mate.. :)
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maherman97Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so what would it be? and what did i do wrong?
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hal_stirrupBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[(3x)^3\] is not the same as \[3x^2\] = henc \[(3x)^3\]=\[3^3 x^3= 27x^3\] and \[3x^3=3x^3\]
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