Look at Part 1. How can you simplify the expression
How can you rewrite
Answers vary; help students recall the quotient rule.
Can
Yes; it has a negative exponent, which can be rewritten as a positive exponent in the denominator:
Look at Part 2. How many times do you need to multiply
Three times.
If you rewrite this expression using an exponent, what will the base be? What kind of exponent will there be?
What should the numerator of the exponent be? Why?
What should the denominator of the exponent be? Why?
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