#### Transcript of Chapter 4: Properties of Exponents

**Properties of Exponents**

**Unit 2: Exponents and Roots**

Quotient of a Power

Multiplying andDividing Powers with the Same Base

Zero Power

What happens when you have a number to the zero power?

Think-Pair-Share

Rule:

Negative Exponents:

What happens when you have negative exponents?

Rule:

Question:

What if you have a fraction to a negative exponent?

Writing Prompt:

One of the most common mistakes students make is confusing the multiplication rule and the division rule of exponents. How will you make sure you remember what each rule lets you do?

Power of a Power

**When in doubt, write it out!!**

Rule

How will you remember this rule?

Think-Write-Pair-Share

What if you were given a problem like the one below? How would you rewrite that problem?

How would you simplify this problem?

Rule

What does this rule mean?

You can always expand the power and simplify if you can't remember what rule to use

Remember:

Expand each problem and simplify. Write your answer as a power. Do you notice a pattern?

Rule:

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