# How do you simplify #(2xy^6)^5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 29, 2017

The answer will be

#### Explanation:

When you make a power in which the base is another power, the simplifying involves multiplying the exponents. For example

Here's why:

so,

which, as you can see is nothing more than twelve

Don't forget that is you see no exponent on a base, you are to imagine a

So