## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$8x^3y^{6}$
RECALL: (i) The products-to-powers rule states that: $(ab)^n=a^nb^n$ (ii) The power rule states that $(a^m)^n=a^{mn}$ Use the products-to-powers rule to find: $=2^3x^3(y^2)^3 \\=8x^3(y^2)^3$ Use the power rule to find: $=8x^3y^{2(3)} \\=8x^3y^{6}$