Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.6 - Properties of Integral Exponents - Concept and Vocabulary Check: 7

Answer

True

Work Step by Step

RECALL: $b^{-n} = \dfrac{1}{b^n}$, where $b\ne0$ Thus, $\dfrac{1}{8^{-2}}=8^2$ Therefore, the given statement is true.
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