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OpenStudy (anonymous):

Help please! Simplify the following expression. (Equation in the comments)

OpenStudy (anonymous):

\[2^{-3}*2^{4}\]

OpenStudy (anonymous):

How do you keep it the same number but change the little numbers lol

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Any numbers \[a^{c}*a^{d}=a^{c+d}\]

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Ohhhhhh

OpenStudy (anonymous):

lol, the little numbers are called powers or indices

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Ohhh okay so.... -3+4=1; 2^1?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

yep

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Thanks so much!!

OpenStudy (anonymous):

anytime

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