# How do you simplify #(x/3)^-4#?

##### 1 Answer

May 21, 2018

#### Explanation:

Given:

Exponent Rules:

One way is to distribute the exponent to both the numerator and denominator, then make the exponents positive by moving them to the opposite side:

A second way to simplify is to flip the numerator and denominator and change the exponent to positive: