OpenStudy (anonymous):

Express using positive exponents. Then, if possible, simplify. (3/4)^2

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

its a -2

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

(4/3)^2

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

just flip the fraction and make the exponent positive

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

then you can square the top and bottom if you want to get 16/9

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

then thats simple form

7 years ago
jimthompson5910 (jim_thompson5910):

yes you cannot reduce 16/9, so \[\Large \left(\frac{3}{4}\right)^{-2}=\frac{16}{9}\]

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thanks

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thanks for the medal britt...::::shrugs::::

7 years ago