# How do you simplify (2*2^2)/(2^-4)^4 and write it using only positive exponents?

The final answer is ${2}^{19}$.
1. The equation is first simplified to ${2}^{3} / {2}^{-} 16$
Therefore, it becomes ${2}^{3}$ x ${2}^{16} = {2}^{19}$