Simplify Expressions Worksheet

Simplify the expressions.

1 a.
–8w3 y4
6w3 y3

 
 
 
 
1 b. 7b3 · b6
 
 
 
 
2 a. 9c4 · (–6p3) · (–7c3) · 7p2
 
 
 
 
2 b. p · (–5p) · p · p
 
 
 
 
3 a. –5b2 · b3
 
 
 
 
3 b.
8y5
–7z y3

 
 
 
 
4 a. –6t3 · 10t5
 
 
 
 
4 b.
5c3 s7
–5c s

 
 
 
 
5 a.
–7p6
z p2

 
 
 
 
5 b. –10a5 · (–3v2) · (–4a6) · (–8v5)
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a.
4y
3
1 b. 7b9
2 a. 2646c7p5
2 b. –5p4
3 a. –5b5
3 b.
8y2
7z
4 a. –60t8
4 b. c2s6
5 a.
7p4
z
5 b. 960a11v7


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