# How do you rewrite #1/(4b^3)# using negative exponents?

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#### Explanation:

Suppose we had

The conversion used in this example is

Although this looks deferent it has the same value as

so

What if we had

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Dealing with your question using the same logic.

Given :

Initially write it as:

Now write as:

So now we have:

You could take this further by starting to 'play' with

One potential format would be:

Another: another way of writing 4 is

So we could write:

Which is equally true!