Simplify exponential expressions that involve terms being raised to a zero or fractional power.
This lesson introduces rational exponents and how to relate them to nth roots.
This is a short tutorial on zero and negative exponent properties.
This video demonstrates a sample use of fractional exponents.
This video provides an explanation of the concept of fractional exponents.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Fractional Exponents.
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary to determine answers using the table
With this KWL Chart, reflect on your prior knowledge of a concept, come up with questions you’re curious about, and come up with answers from the reading.
Set purpose for reading while providing a structure to organize notes and supporting vocabulary or mathematical examples for each concept subsection.
Students will apply their knowledge of fractional exponents to better understand how the Beaufort Scale is used to measure the intensity of tornadoes and storms.
Use rational exponents to determine the maximum distance of each planet from the Sun.
This study guide reviews properties of exponents and the exponential form: product rule, quotient rule, power rule for exponents, power rule for quotients. It also looks at how to evaluate zero, negative, and fractional exponents.