BuyFind

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
BuyFind

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.2, Problem 53E
To determine

To simplify: the given expression.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 53E

  x44=x

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

Given expression

  x44 .

Calculation:

Consider the given expression.

  x44

Use the law of exponents amn=amn

So, the expression can be simplified as

  x44=(x4)14=x

Hence, x44=x .

Have a homework question?

Subscribe to bartleby learn! Ask subject matter experts 30 homework questions each month. Plus, you’ll have access to millions of step-by-step textbook answers!