# How do you simplify #(8m)^0# and write it using only positive exponents?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 16, 2016

"Anything to the power of 0 is equal to 1"

#### Explanation:

Recall one of the laws of indices:

"Anything to the power of 0 is equal to 1"

Note that the entire bracket is raised to the power 0.

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