(6a)^4 This is 6a in parentheses to the power of 4. 4 is outside the parentheses.

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This is for my common core mathematics 2 high school class. it is for homework but i dont understand how the 4 would be distributed.

Oct 3rd, 2015

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Laws of exponents can help here

The law is

(ab)^n=a^nb^n,

(6a)^4=6^4a^4=1296a^4

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Sep 17th, 2015

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