How do you simplify #(6/5)^-2 * (36/625)#?
We can apply the negative exponent rule to the first part of the calculation. To do this we raise both the numerator and denominator to the value of the exponent outside the brackets, which in this case is
Now that we have the values that have been raised to the power of
We can now multiply this fraction by
We can simplify this value further