# What is the quotient of powers property?

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Dec 19, 2014

This property allows you to simplify problems where you have a fraction of the same numbers (

For example:

You can see how the power of 3, in the numerator, is "reduced" by the presence of the power 2 in the denominator.

You can also check te result by doing the multiplications:

As a challenge try to find out what happens when