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ALGEBRA 2Lesson 47 of 95

EXPONENT RULES

The Quotient Rule

Students learn the quotient rule, which states that when dividing two powers that have the same base, subtract the exponents. For example, (x^9)/(x^5) = x^4. To divide (8d^5)/(4d^3), divide the coefficients and subtract the exponents, to get 2d^2.

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