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exponent rules

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a^m times a^n
a^m+n
for a not equal to zero, a^m/a^n if m > n
a^m-n
for a not equal to zero, a^m/a^n if m < n
a/a^ n-m
for a not equal to zero, a^m/a^n if m = n
1
(ab)^m
a^m times b^m (also written a^mb^m)
(a/b)^m
a^m/b^m once b is not zero
(a^m)^n
a^mn (a to the power of m times n)
a^-1
1/a
a^-2
1/a^2
a^(1/2)
square root of a
a^-(1/2)
1/square root a
a^(3/2)
square root of (a to the power of 3)
a^ -(3/2)
1/square root of (a to the power of 3)
a^1/3
cube root of a