College Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32178-228-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-228-1

Chapter P - Prerequisites: Fundamental Concepts of Algebra - Exercise Set P.2 - Page 33: 14



Work Step by Step

If two numbers are multiplied, and they have the same base, then add the exponents: Because $3^{3}\times3^{2}=(3\times3\times3)\times(3\times3)$ So $$3^{3}\times3^{2}$$ $$=3^{3+2}$$ $$=3^{5}$$ $$=243$$
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