Multiply the radicals: (x^3 y)^1/4 * (x^2 y^2)^1/3Please show solution with everything in its simplest form.

Asked on by spock9

1 Answer | Add Yours

justaguide's profile pic

justaguide | College Teacher | (Level 2) Distinguished Educator

Posted on

The product `(x^3y)^(1/4)*(x^2 y^2)^(1/3)` has to be determined

`(x^3 y)^(1/4) * (x^2 y^2)^(1/3)`


=> `x^(3/4 + 2/3)*y^(1/4 +2/3)`

=> `x^(17/12)*y^(11/12)`

The product of `(x^3y)^(1/4) * (x^2 y^2)^(1/3) = x^(17/12)*y^(11/12)`

We’ve answered 319,844 questions. We can answer yours, too.

Ask a question