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anonymous

  • one year ago

Simplify open parentheses x to the 5 eighths power close parentheses to the 2 thirds power. x to the 7 elevenths power x to the 1 over 24 power x to the 31 over 24 power x to the 5 twelfths power

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  1. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    recall, a power of something raised to a power, you multiply the powers to simplify

  2. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    \[(a^b)^c = a^{b*c}\]

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so 5 times 8 times 3 times 2 ?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    or is that wrong

  5. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    says it is 2/3

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    (x^5/8)^2/3

  7. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    [x ^ (5/8)]^(2/3)

  8. anonymous
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    ya

  9. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    yes that is the problem, apply the exponent property and simplify

  10. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    \[\large (x^{5/8})^{2/3}\]

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @LynFran

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i dont knew what to multiply

  13. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    multiply the powers and leave the base (which is x) |dw:1443379407631:dw|

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    10/24 right

  15. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    yes but that can be simplify

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    5/12

  17. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    correct

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you for the help

  19. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    welcome

  20. DanJS
    • one year ago
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    k

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