How would I simplify
I didn't know how to make the 1 over 2 smaller so I tried my bestbut its suppose to be in the top right, thanks if you can help
Hello, Ronis!
You have to enclose the entire exponent in braces
. like this: (144a^8b^2)^{1/2}
You can even write: (144^8b^2)^{\frac{1}{2}}
How would I simplify
Each factor is raised to the ½ power: .
Since , we have: .
Use that third property of exponents: .
. . And we get: .