Properties of integer exponents

6 videos
3 skills
In this tutorial, we're going to significantly deepen our understanding of the world of exponents. In particular, we'll look at what it means to raise something to a negative exponent and also think about various exponent properties for rewriting expressions.

Positive and negative exponents

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice computing numbers raised to positive and negative integer exponents. Bases may be fractions.

Exponent properties: products and exponents raised to an exponent

VIDEO 5:58 minutes
Learn two exponent properties: (ab)^c and (a^b)^c. See WHY they work and HOW to use them.

Properties of exponents

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice applying properties of exponents.

Using exponent rules to evaluate expressions

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice evaluating expressions by adding, subtracting, or multiplying exponents.