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lyzzy7
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What is the simplified form of the expression?
(y^–5)^–10y^10
a. y^–60
b. y^60
c. y^–150
d. y^150
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lyzzy7 Group Title
What is the simplified form of the expression? (y^–5)^–10y^10 a. y^–60 b. y^60 c. y^–150 d. y^150
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
first focus on simplifying (y^–5)^–10
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how do you do this?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
here's a similar example (x^2)^7 = x^(2*7) = x^(14)
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lyzzy7 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i dont know either of them..
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
notice how I simplified (x^2)^7
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I just multiplied the exponents to get x^(14)
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lyzzy7 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh im ctching on now. y^50
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
good
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so (y^–5)^–10y^10 turns into y^50*y^10
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how would you simplify y^50*y^10
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lyzzy7 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
y^ 50+10 = y^60
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
nailed it
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