Walking the Corridors of Power
- Jaime Dianzon
Are you intimidated by the power rules?
OBJECTIVES: To learn the power rules or laws of exponents
QUESTION 1: What happens to the exponents in multiplication? QUESTION 2: What happens to the exponents in division? QUESTION 3: What happens to an exponent outside the parentheses? QUESTION 4: What happens to a negative exponent if it crosses the fraction bar? QUESTION 5: What happens to a variable or number raised to zero exponent? QUESTION 6: What happens to a variable or number raised to the first power?
SO HOW does it feel to walk the corridors of power?
Applet 1 by Lee W Fisher
Applet 2 by Lee W Fisher
NOW that you know the Power Rules, there's no need to be intimidated by them!
Check out the answers to the above problems here.