Algebra 1

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

Chapter 7 - Exponents and Exponential Functions - 7-2 Scientific Notation - Mixed Review - Page 425: 57



Work Step by Step

We start with the given expression: $a^0b^3$ The zero as an exponent rule states that for every nonzero number $a$, $a^0=1$ We use this to rewrite the expression as $1b^3$ The identity property of multiplication states that the product of any real number and $1$ is the original number. Therefore, we can write this expression without the $1$: $b^3$
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