I just want to confirm that the answer to this problem 54^j / 27^j3 54 power j power 1 / 27 j power 3 I come up with this answer 54^j-2 or should i write it 54^j-j3. Whats the proper format?
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Originally Posted by Capnzims I just want to confirm that the answer to this problem 54^j / 27^j3 54 power j power 1 / 27 j power 3 I come up with this answer 54^j-2 or should i write it 54^j-j3. Whats the proper format?
The book im using says that this answer would work too please tell me if this is correct 2/j^2 is that wrong?
Originally Posted by Capnzims The book im using says that this answer would work too please tell me if this is correct 2/j^2 is that wrong? is the original expression or ?
Originally Posted by skeeter is the original expression or ? Or even ?
the j's are exponents raised to the power of the number beside them. so j to the first power and j cubed
Originally Posted by Capnzims the j's are exponents raised to the power of the number beside them. so j to the first power and j cubed then would not be correct. however, since the "book" says it's a valid simplification, leads me to believe the original expression was meant to be
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