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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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

Solutions

Chapter 1.2, Problem 56E
To determine

To simplify: the given expression.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 56E

  x3y63=xy2

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

Given expression

  x3y63

Calculation:

Consider the given expression.

  x3y63

Use the law of exponents amn=amn and (ab)m=ambm

So, the expression can be simplified as

  x3y63=(x3y6)13=(x3)13(y6)13=x33y63=xy3

Hence, x3y63=xy2 .

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