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mar1977

  • one year ago

simplify 6^2 over 6^4 36 1/12 1/36 66 I'm think 1/36 but it seems I'm doing something wrong any help

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  1. steve816
    • one year ago
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    Know your exponent rules buddy!

  2. tkhunny
    • one year ago
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    Show us what you did. We will then tell you that it is correct if that was the result.

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    You are thinking correct 6*6=36 6*6*6*6=1296 36/1296=0.02777777777 1/36=0.02777777777

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @mar1977

  5. tkhunny
    • one year ago
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    {sigh} Now, we'll never know.

  6. mathstudent55
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1440126850852:dw|

  7. mar1977
    • one year ago
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    lol it ok yes that is how I was doing in 6x6=36 6x6x6x6=1296 now this is where I was having problems should I divide or multiply was getting something wrong

  8. mathstudent55
    • one year ago
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    You need to use the rules of exponents. |dw:1440167648733:dw|

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