# SOLUTION: 2^31*4^31*5^62*7^31*8^93=y When I tried to solve the problem using an online calculator and got strange results. For example, I entered eight to the ninety-third power and got,

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 Question 75098: 2^31*4^31*5^62*7^31*8^93=y When I tried to solve the problem using an online calculator and got strange results. For example, I entered eight to the ninety-third power and got, 9.713344461128645e+83 as an answer which is a format I am unable to work further with. Thanks for your help!Answer by Edwin McCravy(8893)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!``` Simplify: Notice that all the exponents are multiples of 31. Write the power as and write the power as Now write the as and write the as Now write the as and write the as Now since all factors are raised to the 31 power, we can write the above as: Then finally multiply the numbers in the parentheses and you end up with or and you would just leave the answer like that because that number written out would have hundreds of digits. Edwin```