Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter 10 - Section 10.2 - Rational Exponents - Exercise Set: 34

Answer

$(-16)^{-5/4}=\dfrac{1}{(-16)^{5/4}}$

Work Step by Step

$(-16)^{-5/4}$ To change the sign of the exponent, rewrite this expression as $\dfrac{1}{(-16)^{5/4}}$: $(-16)^{-5/4}=\dfrac{1}{(-16)^{5/4}}$
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