# Ch 24: SAT Math - Exponents: Tutoring Solution

### About This Chapter

## How it works:

- Begin your review or other SAT preparation work.
- Identify the exponents concepts that you're stuck on.
- Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
- Press play, watch and learn!
- Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
- As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

## Who's it for?

This chapter of our SAT prep tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to review exponents and earn acceptable scores on the SAT. This resource can help students including those who:

- Struggle with understanding exponent properties, rational exponents, or any other exponents topic
- Have limited time for studying
- Want a cost effective way to supplement their SAT math preparation
- Prefer learning SAT math topics visually
- Find themselves needing help with the exponents portion of their review
- Cope with ADD or ADHD
- Want to get ahead in their SAT preparation
- Don't have access to an SAT math instructor

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## Learning Objectives

- Learn the five main exponent properties.
- Find out how to define a zero and negative exponent.
- Study the methods for simplifying expressions with exponents.
- Explore the basics of rational exponents.
- Find out how to simplify expressions with rational exponents.

### 1. What Are the Five Main Exponent Properties?

We'll look at the five important exponent properties and an example of each. You can think of them as the order of operations for exponents. Learn how to handle math problems with exponents here!

### 2. How to Define a Zero and Negative Exponent

The zero and negative exponent properties are two you will use quite a lot in mathematics. The negative exponent property can be confusing, but when you remember a couple fun ideas, you will get it right every time!

### 3. How to Simplify Expressions with Exponents

In this video, we will put all of the exponent properties we have learned together. Don't let lots of numbers and letters confuse you! Simplifying exponents can be easy and fun!

### 4. Rational Exponents

In this video, learn how to go from a rational exponent to a radical expression and back. No tricks or magic, just good math! We'll review the basics and look at a few examples.

### 5. Simplifying Expressions with Rational Exponents

Simplifying expressions with rational exponents is so easy. In fact, you already know how to do it! We simply use the exponent properties but with fractions as the exponent!

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