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zaynahfBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
When you have an exponent to a power, you multiply the exponents: \[(x ^{5})^{2}= x ^{10}\] And in your example, you're right!
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campbell_stBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you need to change 3 to 3^4 abd evaluate it the power of 4 is operating on the 3 and the q
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you have to raise everything to the power of 4, not just the \(q^2\) part
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campbell_stBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
your answer shows the power of 4 operating on q given your answer... the question would have been 3(q^2)^4
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
believe @campbell_st he is right
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\((ab)^n=a^nb^n\) so \((3q^2)^4=3^4q^8\)
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studygirl18Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
12q^8 is the answer?
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\(3^4\neq 3\times 4\) \[3^3=3\times 3\times 3\times 3\]
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
typo there, i meant \[3^4=3\times 3\times 3\times 3\]
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studygirl18Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh 81 I see its 81q^8
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