# How do you multiply and simplify #(\frac { 2x y ^ { 2} \cdot - 2x ^ { 0} y ^ { 2} } { - 2x ^ { - 1} y ^ { 0} } ) ^ { 3}#?

##### 1 Answer

The answer is

#### Explanation:

First, remember that anything raised to the 0th power is equal to

Multiply the numerator by adding the exponent of like terms. Don't forget the negative sign!

Remember that anything raised to the

Therefore:

which is

Distribute the exponent