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anonymous
 one year ago
please help!!!
rewrite in simplest form
anonymous
 one year ago
please help!!! rewrite in simplest form

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1434660267746:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then we multiply both by 2

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you draw it out..

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The first step is just reducing the fraction which is the exponent. dw:1434663616480:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now you need to do two things. 1. Deal with a negative exponent. 2. Deal with a fractional exponent.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1This is what a negative exponent means: \(\large a^{n} = \dfrac{1}{a^n} \) or \(\large \dfrac{1}{a^{n}} = a^n\)

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Look at the second equation above. Can you deal with the negative exponent of your problem by following that pattern?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1435883650404:dw
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