Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.7 - Exponents and Order of Operations - Exercise Set: 94

Answer

False

Work Step by Step

$x^y$ is the same as multiplying $x$ by itself $y$ times. $4^9 = 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \cdot 4 \neq 4 \cdot 9$
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