# Ch 19: Introduction to Exponents

Improve your understanding of exponents with this introductory chapter on the five main exponent properties and zero exponents, among other topics. If you are preparing for an exam or class discussion, these lessons and quizzes can help boost your confidence by testing your knowledge in advance.

## Introduction to Exponents - Chapter Summary

You can review examples of scientific notation, as well as details about evaluating exponents and writing powers of fractions with this introduction to exponents. You can also take a closer look at fractional bases. By the end of the chapter, you should feel confident and prepared to:

• Explain why the five primary exponent properties are used
• Provide a definition for a negative exponent
• Discuss how an exponent is evaluated with fractions
• Describe the evaluation of exponents with decimal bases
• Explain why rational exponents are used
• Recall special rules for multiplying with exponents
• Discuss writing an exponential notation for a product
• Recount how negative exponents are used

The clear and simplified teaching style used by our educators can help to ensure you understand exponents. A brief quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge. Each video lesson includes a full written transcript that you can print and use to study on the go.

9 Lessons in Chapter 19: Introduction to Exponents
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