Reflection: Connection to Prior Knowledge Zero As an Exponent - Section 3: Discovering the Zero Exponent Rule

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Zero As an Exponent

Unit 2: Rules of Exponents
Lesson 2 of 10

Objective: SWBAT to apply rules of exponents for adding and subtracting exponents and then derive the rule for zero power.

Big Idea: After playing a matching game that provides some practice with recently learned rules for multiplying and dividing exponents, students will discover that a zero exponent simplifies to one.

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