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17^3 + 17^4 =

(A) 17^7
(B) 17^3*18
(C) 17^6*18
(D) 2*17^3 + 17
(E) 2*17^3 - 17

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Re: 17^3 + 17^4 = [#permalink] New post 21 Feb 2014, 00:57
Taking 17^3 common:-
17^3 + 17^4 =17^3(1+17)=17^3*18
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Re: 17^3 + 17^4 = [#permalink] New post 21 Feb 2014, 23:10
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Factor out 17^3
17^3(1+17^1)
17^3(18)

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