Degree: Law with Spanish Law (Bachelors) - Oxford, Magdalen College University
Hi, I'm Emily!
I am a third-year Law with Spanish Law student at the University of Oxford and currently on my year-abroad in Spain.
Whilst I am new to mytutor, I have previous experience of tutoring Maths and English for KUMON UK.
I tutor Maths, English and Spanish (my three International Baccalaureate Higher Level subjects), all of which I adore. I am excited to both pass on my enthusiasm for these subjects and, of course, to help students achieve their best grades.
I am also happy to help with preparation for the LNAT and with Oxbridge applications. Having been through the process myself recently, I can entirely empathise with how stressful it can be and how reassuring it is to be given extra guidance.
If you are interested, please just drop me an email and I will get back to you as soon as I can :)
|English||13 Plus||£18 /hr|
|Maths||13 Plus||£18 /hr|
|Spanish||13 Plus||£18 /hr|
|English||11 Plus||£18 /hr|
|Maths||11 Plus||£18 /hr|
|-Oxbridge Preparation-||Mentoring||£20 /hr|
|.LNAT.||Uni Admissions Test||£25 /hr|
|English Higher Level||Baccalaureate||7|
|Spanish Higher Level||Baccalaureate||7|
|Mathematics Higher Level||Baccalaureate||6|
|Economics Standard Level||Baccalaureate||7|
|Biology Standard Level||Baccalaureate||7|
|History Standard Level||Baccalaureate||6|
|Before 12pm||12pm - 5pm||After 5pm|
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Paul (Parent) December 2 2016
Paul (Parent) December 1 2016
At first this looks quite daunting as it combines a number of different indices (powers) and a fraction.
The rules for indices are just something that you have to learn - so don't worry if you don't know them yet. Once you do, the answer to this problem will be clear.
First, let's step back from the question and learn the rules:
x^2 x x^4 = x^6 (the indices are added together)
x^8 / x^3 = x^5 (the second index is subtracted from the first)
Remeber that this only works when the base number (in this case 'x') is the same!
Second, let's look at the question. Let's start with the numerator (top) of the fraction. When the base number is the same (in this case 'p') and being multiplied, the indices are added together. So the top of the fracticion can be simplified to get: p^7.
That means we are now left with: p^7/p^2.
Next, we are going to consider how to simplify the fraction. We need to subtract the value of the denominator's index from the numerator's index. Therefore, we are left with p^5.
And there is your answer! So (p^3 x p^4)/p^2 simplified is p^5.
If you want to practice, try this one: (x^10)/(x^2 x x^6).see more