# How do you simplify 6x^-2 and write it using only positive exponents?

Use this rule of exponents to simplify this expression: ${x}^{\textcolor{red}{a}} = \frac{1}{x} ^ \textcolor{red}{- a}$
$6 {x}^{\textcolor{red}{- 2}} \implies \frac{6}{x} ^ \textcolor{red}{- - 2} \implies \frac{6}{x} ^ 2$