# How do you evaluate the expression #(2^3)^2/(2^-4# using the properties?

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Apr 8, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

To begin simplifying, we apply two of the laws of indices.

Now apply the multiply law of indices (add the indices of like bases)

"Evaluate means to find the value of the expression, so we must give a number answer."