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2-79.

Simplify each expression below as much as possible.

Try using an Expression Mat.

Combine like terms.

Remember to remove unnecessary signs.

(Example:would be )

Follow the steps described in part (a).

Remember you cannot combine variables with different exponent values. (Example: you cannot add

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