# How do you simplify x^11÷x^9?

Feb 10, 2016

${x}^{2}$

#### Explanation:

consider the following exponent law

${a}^{m} / {a}^{n} = {a}^{m - n}$

applying this to the question here :

${x}^{11} / {x}^{9} = {x}^{11 - 9} = {x}^{2}$