Change the sign of the exponent by rewriting the base as its reciprocal.

Apply the product rule to .

Apply the product rule to .

Rewrite as .

Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Simplify the expression.

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

Rewrite as .

Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Raise to the power of .

Rewrite as .

Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Raise to the power of .

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Evaluate (-27/8)^(-4/3)