### Home > CCA > Chapter 11 > Lesson 11.2.2 > Problem 11-51

11-51.

Rewrite each of the expressions below with no parentheses and no fractions. Negative exponents are acceptable in your answer. Homework Help ✎

(5

*a*^{−2}*b*^{3})^{8 }· (5*ab*^{−2})^{−6}

Distribute the exponents.

5^{2}*a*^{−22}*b*^{36}

Simplify the denominator first.