That's a pretty easy rule to remember! It's the opposite of the multiplication rule! When you multiply powers that have the same base, you add the exponents and when you divide powers that have the same base, you subtract the exponents!
Let's look at a couple of examples!
That's a pretty easy rule to remember! Let's take a look at one more property. This property is called, Power of a Quotient Property.
So, what is a quotient?
A Quotient is an answer to a division problem. Let's take a look at what happens when you raise a fraction (or a division problem) to a power. Remember: A division bar and fraction bar are synonomous!
To find the power of a quotient, raise the numerator to the power, and the denominator to the power. Then divide!
Let's take a look at a few examples!
Enter your monomial or polynomial into the solver below and click "simplify" to see the correct answer.
In this unit you'll find the following lessons!
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