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

a^{3/2}a^{5/4}

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I'm hoping you can help. My solution to this problem would be:

a^{3/2+5/4}=a^{8/6}=a^{4/3}

But the answer in the back of my book is given as a^{11/4}

I'm confused!

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# Homework Help: Multiplying Algebraic Fractional Exponents

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