# Indices questions

- Find the x and y values for the item below;
a

^{x}∙ a^{y}= a^{173}; x and y differ by 852. Find the x and y values for the item below;

a

^{x}∙ a^{y}= a^{82}; x and y differ by 623. Find the x and y values for the item below;

a

^{x}∙ a^{y}= a^{162}; x and y differ by 844. Find the x and y values for the item below;

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^{x}∙ a^{y}= a^{178}; x and y differ by 60.