Elementary Algebra

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Chapter 5 - Exponents and Polynomials - Chapter 5 Review Problem Set - Page 231: 41

Answer

$-12x^3y^3$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{36x^4y^5}{-3xy^2}$ can be split up into $\frac{36}{-3}\times\frac{x^4}{x}\times\frac{y^5}{y^2}=-12\times x^{4-1}\times y^{5-2}=-12x^3y^3$

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