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What does it mean to take positive rational numbers to whole

  1. Apr 7, 2015 #1
    What does it mean to take positive rational numbers to whole-number powers?
     
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  3. Apr 7, 2015 #2

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    Exponentiate positive rational numbers (fractions) to whole-number exponents.

    Let h, k, m be whole numbers .
    An exponential expression may be expressed in a form [tex](\frac{h}{k})^m[/tex],
    in which [tex]\frac{h}{k}[/tex] is a rational number.
     
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