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

$x^{\frac{7}{6}}$
Use the rule $a^m \cdot a^n = a^{m+n}$ to obtain: $=x^{\frac{1}{2} + \frac{2}{3}}$ Make the fractions similar using their LCD of 6 to obtain: $=x^{\frac{3}{6} + \frac{4}{6}} \\=x^{\frac{7}{6}}$