# How do you simplify and write #(x^3)^4 # with positive exponents?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 5, 2016

#### Explanation:

Using the following

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#• (a^m)^n = a^(mxxn) = a^(mn) # hence

# (x^3)^4 = x^(3xx4) = x^12 #