$\displaystyle (\frac{-p^{-1}q^{-1}}{(-3)pq^{-3}})^{-2} $
Last edited by wykamikaam; Jun 14th 2009 at 06:15 PM. Reason: sorry latex newbie here still trying to work it.
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Originally Posted by wykamikaam $\displaystyle (\frac{-p^{-1}q^{-1}}{(-3)pq^{-3}})^{-2} $ Ok the original post is finally updated to show the correct expression. I would love to show my work so far but I am stuck on where to start on this one.
Originally Posted by wykamikaam $\displaystyle (\frac{-p^{-1}q^{-1}}{(-3)pq^{-3}})^{-2} $ $\displaystyle \left(\frac{-p^{-1}q^{-1}}{(-3)pq^{-3}}\right)^{-2} $ $\displaystyle =\left(\frac{q^3}{3ppq}\right)^{-2}$ $\displaystyle =\left(\frac{q^2}{3p^2}\right)^{-2}$ $\displaystyle =\left(\frac{3p^2}{q^2}\right)^{2}$ $\displaystyle =\frac{9p^4}{q^4}$
Thank you very much. Your post helped me figure it out completely!
Last edited by wykamikaam; Jun 14th 2009 at 07:09 PM.
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