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Applying the Properties of Exponents

Applying the Properties of Exponents

Author: Anthony Varela
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This lesson applies several properties of exponents to simplify expressions.

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Formulas to Know
Power of a Power Property of Exponents

open parentheses a to the power of n close parentheses to the power of m equals a to the power of n m end exponent

Power of a Product Property of Exponents

open parentheses a b close parentheses to the power of n equals a to the power of n times b to the power of n

Power of a Quotient Property of Exponents

open parentheses a over b close parentheses to the power of n equals a to the power of n over b to the power of n

Product Property of Exponents

a to the power of n times a to the power of m equals a to the power of n plus m end exponent

Property of Negative Exponents

a to the power of negative n end exponent equals 1 over a to the power of n

Quotient Property of Exponents

a to the power of n over a to the power of m equals a to the power of n minus m end exponent