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tootsi123
 one year ago
(5x^4)^5 how would i work this problem??
tootsi123
 one year ago
(5x^4)^5 how would i work this problem??

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mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4To raise a product to an exponent, raise every factor of the product to the exponent.

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is that supposed to mean?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4dw:1440124430008:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4You have a product. A product is a multiplication. Your multiplication is 5 * x^4. That multiplication, also called a product, is the multiplication of 2 factors. The factors are 5 and x^4. Now you need to raise that product to the exponent 5. When you raise the product 5x^4 to an exponent, you must raise each factor to the exponent. That means you must raise x to exponent 5, and also raise x^4 to exponent 5.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4here you see how each factor has to be raised tot he 5th power. dw:1440124692403:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Now we need to simplify the exponents and get rid of parentheses.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4When you raise an exponent to an exponent, you multiply the exponents.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4dw:1440124819577:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Now all that is left to do is multiply the exponents of x.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4dw:1440125018983:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Yes, I think I know what you meant to write, but don't forget the x.

tootsi123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, that is what i meant... Thank you:)
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