I have trouble with 6x^5/3 divided by x^7/5.
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Originally Posted by thekrown I have trouble with 6x^5/3 divided by x^7/5. Rewrite $\displaystyle 6x^{5/3}$ as $\displaystyle 6 \times x^{5/3}$ $\displaystyle \frac{6 \times x^{5/3}}{x^{7/5}} = \frac{6}{1} \times \frac{x^{5/3}}{x^{7/5}}$ Now you can use the laws of exponents on the x term. In particular $\displaystyle x^a \div x^b = x^{a-b}$
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