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anonymous
 3 years ago
How do you write this in simplest form?
anonymous
 3 years ago
How do you write this in simplest form?

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\LARGE (b^{x})^{y} = b^{x \times y}\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Remember the outside exponent also applies to the 8.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0everything must be raised to 2/3 power . when raise a product by a power you multiply the exponents

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@geoffb Can you explain how I'd use that formula with this problem?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1354925885023:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1354925885023:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you explain what you did in each step so I can make sure I understand it?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0from the image the exponents looks negative.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0everything has to be raised by the power that is outside the parentheses. so 2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0everything has to be raised by the power that is outside the parentheses. so 2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08 raised to the 2/3 and a^3 raised to the 2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you have to multiply a^3 by 2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you get in the numerator 3 times 2 = 6 and the denominator 3 times 1=3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you get in the numerator 3 times 2 = 6 and the denominator 3 times 1=3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06/3=2 so you have a^2

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now you will have 8^2/3 a^2

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can't have negative exponents so you drop 82/3 down in the denominator and it becomes 8^2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now you have a^2/8^2/3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you havent learned how to convert fractional exponents to radicals then you can stop there

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but if not you convert 8 2/3 to a radical

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1354927080454:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"you can't have negative exponents" Sure you can. The rest of what you said looks good though.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can but 99.9% of the time n Algebra, teachers want the answer using positive exponents.
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