# Simplify (y^-2)^6

(y-2)6
Multiply the exponents in (y-2)6.
Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, (am)n=amn.
y-2⋅6
Multiply -2 by 6.
y-12
y-12
Rewrite the expression using the negative exponent rule b-n=1bn.
1y12
Simplify (y^-2)^6