Simplify Expressions Worksheet

Simplify the expressions.

1 a. x · (–1) · x · 3
 
 
 
 
1 b. 5v5 · (–3z4) · v5 · (–6z3)
 
 
 
 
2 a.
–4y8
10z4 y2

 
 
 
 
2 b.
k2 p2
9k3 p3

 
 
 
 
3 a.
4b8
–2b12

 
 
 
 
3 b. k · (–10k) · k
 
 
 
 
4 a.
2a12
a5

 
 
 
 
4 b. –2v4 · (–2v4)
 
 
 
 
5 a. t · (–10) · t · t · t · (–10)
 
 
 
 
5 b. x · (–2x) · x · x
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. –3x2
1 b. 90v10z7
2 a.
2y6
5z4
2 b.
1
9kp
3 a.
2
b4
3 b. –10k3
4 a. 2a7
4 b. 4v8
5 a. 100t4
5 b. –2x4


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