Expressions & Equations
8.EE.A.2
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- 8.EE.A.1Know and apply the properties of integer exponents to generate equivalent numerical expressions. For example, 3^{2} × 3^{-5} = 3^{-3} = 1/3^{3} = 1/27.
- 8.EE.A.2Use square root and cube root symbols to represent solutions to equations of the form x^{2} = p and x^{3} = p, where p is a positive rational number. Evaluate square roots of small perfect squares and cube roots of small perfect cubes. Know that √2 is irrational.
- 8.EE.A.3Use numbers expressed in the form of a single digit times an integer power of 10 to estimate very large or very small quantities, and to express how many times as much one is than the other. For example, estimate the population of the United States as 3 × 10^{8} and the population of the world as 7 × 10^{9}, and determine that the world population is more than 20 times larger.
- 8.EE.A.4Perform operations with numbers expressed in scientific notation, including problems where both decimal and scientific notation are used. Use scientific notation and choose units of appropriate size for measurements of very large or very small quantities (e.g., use millimeters per year for seafloor spreading). Interpret scientific notation that has been generated by technology.
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8.EE.A.2
Use square root and cube root symbols to represent solutions to equations of the form x^{2} = p and x^{3} = p, where p is a positive rational number. Evaluate square roots of small perfect squares and cube roots of small perfect cubes. Know that √2 is irrational.
58 Lesson(s)
Understanding Perfect Squares and Square Roots
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Exponents and Radicals
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Exponents and Radicals
Pay it Forward
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
Long Distance Relationships Project
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
The Digital Scientific Notation Worksheet
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
How big is that?
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
Stringing in Zero
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
Chess and the Monsters
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Gimme the Base: More with Exponents
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Gimme the Base: More with Exponents
Homework and Exponents
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Gimme the Base: More with Exponents
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Gimme the Base: More with Exponents
The Universcale (A Project)
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
Long Distance Relationship Follow Up
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
Universcale Project Follow Up
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Scale of the Universe: Fluency and Applications
Separate the Radicals
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Relationships between Quantities/Reasoning with Equations
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Relationships between Quantities/Reasoning with Equations
Big Idea:
Radical expressions are common in geometry, trigonometry, and in the building professions. The voltage formula in electrical engineering for example, is V = √PR. Students need to be confident solving radical equations.
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Khan Academy on Positive and Zero Exponents
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
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Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
Zettabytes
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Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
8th Grade Math »
Unit: Law and Order: Special Exponents Unit
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