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Law of Exponents: Zero and Negative Exponents

Law of Exponents: Zero and Negative Exponents


Students will be able to identify and apply the zero exponent and negative exponent rules when given examples. 

Students will be able to combine all 7 laws of exponents in order to simplify their answers. 

Zero Exponent: any number with an exponent of zero is equal to 1. 

Negative Exponents: negative exponents can be rewritten as their reciprocal. No negative exponents allowed!

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Zero and Negative Exponents