## anonymous one year ago Simplify (v/w^-2)^-3?

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Can you expand the expression first using indicies?

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i.e. $( \frac{ v }{ w ^{-2}})^{-3}$

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rewrite as

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|dw:1439091413736:dw|

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Yea that's actually a better way to think about it.. ^^^

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then you apply the cube root because this is negative you flip it to the denominator of the fraction.

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so..

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don't put the cube root I meant to say cube.

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10. anonymous

Here

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Would the answer be 1/v^3w^6 ?

12. anonymous

Ok got it, thank you both!

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