## donnie1999 one year ago can someone help me solve this equation> Simplify the expression: (3xy)^-1

1. tkhunny

Thast is simplified.

2. Nnesha

what do you know about negative exponents ?

3. donnie1999

you can not use a negative exponent

4. Nnesha

exponent rules!$\huge\rm x^{-m}=\frac{ 1 }{ x^m }$ if there is a negative exponent you have to flip the fraction

5. donnie1999

is the answer -1/3xy

6. Nnesha

is that a negative sign or typo ?

7. donnie1999

no