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May 6th, 2009, 05:27 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Mar 2009 Posts: 7 Thanks: 0  Help please with Exponents and roots
Please can someone help me perform the indicated function and simplify. I would really appreciate the help 1. (3x^2 y^3)^3 2.(2/3a^2)^2 3.(6a^2 b^3) (3a^3 b^4) 4.(a^2)^4 Please help me I would really appreciate it 
May 6th, 2009, 07:35 PM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Jul 2008 Posts: 895 Thanks: 0  Re: Help please with Exponents and roots
These are standard textbook problems, no tricks. I'd start by using the rules in the text and studied in class. For example, for #1... (abc)^3 = a^3*b^3*c^3 along with (a^b)^c = a^(bc). Try applying that to problem #1, then we'll take a look at the rest.

May 7th, 2009, 05:32 AM  #3 
Senior Member Joined: Mar 2009 Posts: 318 Thanks: 0 
If you're having trouble figuring things out from your book and / or your class notes, then please study some online lessons regarding exponent rules and simplifying with exponents. 

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