# How do you simplify #m^-2m^4# and write it using only positive exponents?

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May 28, 2017

#### Explanation:

One of the properties of exponents is that:

#x^a * x^b = x^(a+b)#

Therefore:

#m^-2 * m^4 = m^(-2+4) = m^2#

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