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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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Notes on "Applying Properties of Exponents"

Key Formulas

Product of a Power Property: a to the power of n • a to the power of m space equals space a to the power of n plus m end exponent

Quotient of a Power Property: a to the power of n over a to the power of m equals a to the power of n minus m end exponent

Power of a Power Property: left parenthesis a to the power of n right parenthesis to the power of m equals a to the power of n m end exponent

Power of a Product Property: left parenthesis a b right parenthesis to the power of n equals a to the power of n • b to the power of n

Power of a Quotient Property: left parenthesis a over b right parenthesis to the power of n equals a to the power of n over b to the power of n

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