Multiply (3p^8)^2

(3p8)2
Apply the product rule to 3p8.
32(p8)2
Raise 3 to the power of 2.
9(p8)2
Multiply the exponents in (p8)2.
Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, (am)n=amn.
9p8⋅2
Multiply 8 by 2.
9p16
9p16
Multiply (3p^8)^2