# How to Solve Exponential Equations

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### Solve, to 2 decimal places, the exponential equation below for x:

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### 2. Solve the exponential equation below for x:

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The quiz and worksheet for this lesson have been developed to help you find out if you understand the elements of equations along with the fundamental mathematical approach to confidently and correctly solve challenging exponential equations. Then, see if you can apply this information to your own life circumstances.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The worksheet and quiz will test you on your ability to solve:

• Exponential problems with similar bases
• Fractions with exponents
• Exponential problems with different bases
• Problems with exponentials on both sides of the equation

## Skills Practiced

These tools will assess your skills of:

• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how to isolate x
• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of exponents to correctly approach mathematical equations
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve an exponential equation practice problem about saving to buy a car using interest from money in the bank