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6-8.

You might think that

The Power Rule applies to functions that have numeric exponents, such as

*y* = 2* ^{x}* does not fit the pattern. Explain why not.

6-8.

You might think that

The Power Rule applies to functions that have numeric exponents, such as

*y* = 2* ^{x}* does not fit the pattern. Explain why not.