Mathematics

Simplify: 16(^{frac{5}{4}}) x 2(^{-3}) x 3(^0)

Simplify: 16(^{frac{5}{4}}) x 2(^{-3}) x 3(^0)

  • A.
    0
  • B.
    2
  • C.
    4
  • D.
    10
  • E.
    20
Correct Answer: Option C
Explanation

16(^{frac{5}{4}}) x 2(^{-3}) x 3(^0)

= ((2^4)^{frac{5}{4}} times 2^{-3} times 1)

= (2^5 times 2^{-3} times 1)

= (2^2)

= 4.