# Ch 13: Calculating & Simplifying Exponential Expressions

By using this set of math video lessons, you can learn all the essential strategies for calculating and simplifying exponential expressions. Take the quick, multiple-choice quizzes that accompany each lesson to measure your accomplishments.

## Calculating & Simplifying Exponential Expressions - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

You can begin this study by reviewing examples and usage of exponential notation. Then you'll practice simplifying, calculating and solving exponential expressions, focusing on the order of operations, the power of zero, negative exponents and power of powers. By the time you've wrapped up this chapter, you'll be confident in working with the following:

• The order of operations related to exponential expressions
• Strategies for multiplying and dividing exponential expressions
• Methods for simplifying exponential expressions
• How to write powers of fractions and decimals

Video Objective
How to Use Exponential Notation Examine the strategies for working with exponential notation.
Scientific Notation: Definition and Examples Look over helpful examples of scientific notation.
Simplifying and Solving Exponential Expressions Follow the instructor's steps for simplifying and then solving exponential expressions.
Exponential Expressions & The Order of Operations Review the order of operations and learn how that affects exponential expressions.
Multiplying Exponential Expressions Practice strategies for the multiplication of exponential expressions.
Dividing Exponential Expressions Explore the essentials for dividing exponential expressions and find how that relates to multiplication.
The Power of Zero: Simplifying Exponential Expressions Discover the power of zero and the relationship to simplification of exponential expressions.
Negative Exponents: Writing Powers of Fractions and Decimals Find out the key steps in writing powers of decimals and fractions.
Power of Powers: Simplifying Exponential Expressions Use basic knowledge related to power of powers to simplify exponential expressions.

9 Lessons in Chapter 13: Calculating & Simplifying Exponential Expressions
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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