A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

Add and .

Write as a fraction with a common denominator.

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Add and .

Apply the product rule to .

Apply the product rule to .

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

Raise to the power of .

Raise to the power of .

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form:

Simplify (-1 3/4)^2