# How do you simplify #(d^2)^-4#?

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May 30, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Simplify:

Apply the power rule of exponents:

Apply the negative exponent rule:

May 30, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Because of the power of a power property, you'll want to multiply your exponents. 2 * -4 = -8, so this gives you