Use the power rule to combine exponents.

To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

Write each expression with a common denominator of , by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of .

Multiply and .

Multiply by .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Add and .

Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Cancel the common factor of .

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Evaluate (2^(1/2)*2^(3/4))^2