Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 5 - Exponents and Polynomials - 5.2 - Multiplying Monomials - Concept Quiz 5.2 - Page 200: 6



Work Step by Step

The statement is true. Order of operations states that exponents must be applied first before multiplying. Thus, in the given expression, $2x^3y^2$ must first be raised to the 4th power first.
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