# How do you simplify #\frac { b ^ { 95} c ^ { - 4} } { b ^ { 58} c \cdot b ^ { - 8} c ^ { - 1} }#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

First of all simplify the numerator and the denominator by multiplying numbers with same base (i.e.

This

Anything to the power of

Subtract the smaller exponent from the same base

The definition of negative exponents is

This is the final answer, note that when you simplify expressions with negative exponents you need to remove them and convert them to a positive exponents.