# Choose the correct simplification of the expression 8 time b over a to the power of -5. a to the power of 5 time b all over 8 8 over a to the power of 5 times b 8a5b Already simplified

Expression to simplify:

Remember, when a number has a negative power, it reciprocates (flips over)

First lets write the expression so that the a is in a fraction by itself:

= ×

So to simplify, all we do is reciprocate and make the power positive:

× =   ×

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