Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 7 - Exponents and Exponential Functions - 7-1 Zero and Negative Exponents - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 418: 57


$\frac{4g\cdot h^{-3}}{1} = 4g \cdot h^{-3}$

Work Step by Step

For any variable with a negative exponent, you can flip the variable onto the other side of the fraction (numerator to denominator or denominator to numerator) and change the negative exponent to a positive exponent. For any variable with a positive exponent, if you flip the variable onto the other side of the fraction, you will change the positive exponent to a negative exponent. $\frac{4g}{h^3} = \frac{4g*h^{-3}}{1}$
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