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tootsi123
 one year ago
I have no clue what to do or where to start...
Simplify (x^4)^2 without parenthesis.
tootsi123
 one year ago
I have no clue what to do or where to start... Simplify (x^4)^2 without parenthesis.

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imqwerty
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well we are given \[(x^4)^2\]and we need to simplify it :D we know that \[(a^m)^n=a ^{m*n}\]so can u apply this in our question?

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That (a^m)^n=a^m*n makes no since to me what so ever... is that the formula or something??

imqwerty
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yea thats an identity

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Wait so you're saying if i multiply the two exponents (8) then the answer would be x^8...

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i was overanalyzing it... i hate it when i do that

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I am horrible at math but i am in the 12th grade

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah so far but this is only the 3rd day of school and its hard... my math anyways its algebra 2

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a^4 is defined as a, multiplied to itself 4 times: aaaa b^2 is defined as b, mulitplied to itself 2 time: bb let b = a^4 bb = a^4 a^4 = aaaa aaaa but aaaa aaaa is the definition of a^8
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