# Ch 14: HSPT Test: Exponents & Exponential Expressions

This chapter on exponents and exponential expressions is designed to help your eighth grader get ready for HSPT test questions. Online video lessons are included along with several multiple-choice self-assessment quizzes.

## HSPT Test: Exponents and Exponential Expressions - Chapter Summary

In order to prepare your student for the HSPT test, this chapter is designed to help with understanding the rules for working with rational exponents and negative exponents as well exponential expressions and radical expressions. The chapter's online video lessons outlines step-by-step techniques for rewriting a rational exponent, writing an exponent as a fraction, solving exponents in the correct order and dividing expressions that have exponents. Studying the animated lessons could result in your student's ability to:

• Identify the five exponent properties
• Understand the negative exponent
• Simplify and solve expressions with exponents and rational exponents
• Define a rational exponent
• Use exponential notation and the order of operations
• Multiply and divide exponential expressions according to the rules
• Understand the rule for zero
• Write decimals and fractions with exponents

This chapter's online lessons can be accessed any time of the day or night. A mobile device is all that's needed to learn about exponents and exponential expressions. In order to maximize learning opportunities, a student can check out the written transcripts and click on the course links to review additional information. The short quizzes at the end of each lesson can ensure that your student is up to the educational challenge of correctly answering some of the mathematics questions on the HSPT test.

### HSPT Test: Exponents and Exponential Expressions Chapter Objectives

The HSPT test includes a Mathematics category along with Reading, Quantitative, Language Skills and Verbal sections. Overall, there are 298 multiple-choice test question on the 2.5-hour assessment. Your child will have 45 minutes to answer the '64 multiple-choice questions in the math section, including some on exponents and exponential expressions. A point is added to the test score for every correct answer, but there are no penalties for wrong answers.

12 Lessons in Chapter 14: HSPT Test: Exponents & Exponential Expressions
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