Power of a product rule

Power of a product rule

We use the power of a product rule when there are more than one variables being multiplied together and raised to a power. The power of a product rule tells us that we can simplify a power of a power by multiplying the exponents and keeping the same base.

Lessons

(ambn)p=ampbnp ({a^mb^n} {)^p} = {a^{mp}b^{np}}

  • 1.
    What are exponent rules?

  • 2.
    Simplify the following:
    a)
    (4xy)4 (-4xy)^4