# Ch 9: FTCE Middle Grades Math: Exponents & Exponential Expressions

Simplify the process of studying for the FTCE Middle Grades Math assessment by reviewing the lessons in this chapter. Get reacquainted with exponents and exponential expressions to ensure you're prepared for questions on exam day.

## FTCE Middle Grades Math: Exponents & Exponential Expressions - Chapter Summary

This chapter takes an in-depth look at exponents and exponential expressions by exploring zero and negative exponents, the five main exponent properties, the order of operations and more. Make sure you fully understand these concepts, which will appear as exam topics on the FTCE Middle Grades Math assessment. By reviewing fun lessons, you will be able to:

• Explain how to use exponential notation, and identify and describe the five main exponent properties
• Define a zero and negative exponent, and describe exponents with fractional and decimal bases
• Describe how to go from a rational exponent to a radical expression and back and how to multiply with exponents
• Exhibit how to simplify expressions with exponents and simplify and solve exponential expressions
• Showcase your understanding of exponential expressions and the order of operations
• Demonstrate how to multiply and divide exponential expressions
• Share how to simplify expressions with rational exponents and simplify exponential expressions

All of the lessons in this chapter are available as videos or full transcripts with easily identifiable vocabulary words. Review them in any order you choose to improve your ability to answer questions related to exponents and exponential expressions on the exam. At any time, feel free to gauge your understanding of the subject area by taking the self-assessment quiz with each lesson. A chapter exam is also available to reinforce discussed learned in the lessons.

14 Lessons in Chapter 9: FTCE Middle Grades Math: Exponents & Exponential Expressions
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