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Is this right?

  1. May 8, 2005 #1
    is this right??


    I am simplifying this right????

    [tex](\frac{ab^2c^{-3}}{2a^3b^{-4}})^{-2} [/tex]


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  3. May 8, 2005 #2
    Yes you have.
  4. May 8, 2005 #3


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    just remember the simple rules: if its a negative exponent flip the fraction, and if you have a product under the exponent each part is raised to the power separately.

    ofcourse you can always just plug it into a calculator if you dont trust yourself at all...
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