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Simplify. A) `(x^3y)^5` B) `(rs^2)^6`
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To simplify the expressions, apply the property of exponents which is `(a^mb^n)^k=a^(m*k)b^(n*k)` .
Hence, `(x^3y)^5=x^15y^5` and `(rs^2)^6=r^6s^12` .
Posted by mjripalda on April 18, 2013 at 3:57 PM (Answer #1)
Posted by oldnick on April 19, 2013 at 1:38 AM (Answer #2)
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