Operations with powers and exponents

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Operations with powers and exponents To  multiply  two numbers with exponents,  if the base numbers are the same,  simply keep the base  number and add the exponents.  Example 2 Multiply the following, leaving the answers with exponents. 1. 2. To  divide  two numbers with exponents,  if the base numbers are the same , simply keep the base  number and subtract the second exponent from the first, or the exponent of the 
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Unformatted text preview: denominator from the exponent of the numerator. Example 3 Divide the following, leaving the answers with exponents. 1. 2. To multiply or divide numbers with exponents, if the base numbers are different, you must simplify each number with an exponent first and then perform the operation....
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course MATH 1310 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at Texas State.

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