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 - Problem Set 5.2: 28

Answer

-0.36$x^{6}$

Work Step by Step

(-1.2$x^{4}$)(0.3$x^{2}$) = Use the exponent rule to simplify: $b^{n}$ $b^{m}$ = $b^{m+n}$ (-1.2) $\times$ 0.3 $\times$ $x^{4 + 2}$ = -0.36 $\times$ $x^{6}$ = -0.36$x^{6}$
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