Simplify Expressions Worksheet

Simplify the expressions.

1 a. v · (–3) · v · v · (–8)
 
 
 
 
1 b. t · (–8t) · t
 
 
 
 
2 a.
n2 · (–8n6)
–9n11

 
 
 
 
2 b. –4v5 · v5
 
 
 
 
3 a. –6w5 · w5
 
 
 
 
3 b.
–5s6
10t2 s3

 
 
 
 
4 a. –10v2 · (–8z6) · 10v2 · (–7z2)
 
 
 
 
4 b.
10y9
3y6

 
 
 
 
5 a. b · (–9) · b · b · b · b · 8
 
 
 
 
5 b. m · (–m) · m · m · m
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 24v3
1 b. –8t3
2 a.
8
9n3
2 b. –4v10
3 a. –6w10
3 b.
s3
2t2
4 a. –5600v4z8
4 b.
10y3
3
5 a. –72b5
5 b. m5


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