Simplify Expressions Worksheet

Simplify the expressions.

1 a. a · 2 · a · 2
 
 
 
 
1 b. p · (–2) · p · p · 5
 
 
 
 
2 a. n · 8n · n · n · n
 
 
 
 
2 b. k · (–7k) · k · k
 
 
 
 
3 a. 6s3 · s6
 
 
 
 
3 b.
–7y4 z6
–5y7 z2

 
 
 
 
4 a. s · 7s · s
 
 
 
 
4 b. 3p5 · p2
 
 
 
 
5 a.
3t11
10t8

 
 
 
 
5 b. k · (–6k) · k · k · k
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 4a2
1 b. –10p3
2 a. 8n5
2 b. –7k4
3 a. 6s9
3 b.
7z4
5y3
4 a. 7s3
4 b. 3p7
5 a.
3t3
10
5 b. –6k5


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