How do you simplify #(27/8)^(2/3)#?
1 Answer
Apr 29, 2016
Explanation:

Simplifying
#color(blue)(27#
#27 = 3 *3 *3 = color(blue)(3 ^3# 
Simplifying
#color(green)(8#
# 8 = 2 *2 *2 = color(green)(2 ^3#
The expression now becomes:
 Applying property:
#color(blue)((a/b)^m = a^m/ b^m#