(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

(3p^-3 q^-1)^2 x (-4p^3 q^-2)^2 = ?

Leave answer in positive indices

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

(3p^-3 q^-1)^2 x (-4p^3 q^-2)^2 = (9p^-6 q^-2)(16p^6 q^-4)

= 144q^-6

= 144/q^6

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# Homework Help: (3p^-3 q^-1)^2 x (-4p^3 q^-2)^2 = ?

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