# How do you rewrite #((m^-3n^5)/(mn^-2))^2# using a positive exponent?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 19, 2015

#### Explanation:

Begin by moving all of the exponents to the numerator.

the expression becomes,

the exponents change sign when they are brought from the

denominator to the numerator

Combine the exponents for the similar variables

Now distribute the exponent outside the parenthesis to the

exponents inside by multiplication.

Now move the variable with the negative exponent to the denominator to make the exponent positive.