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Laws of Exponents - Negative and Zero Powers

Unit 2: Exponents and Radicals
Lesson 8 of 19

Objective: SWBAT understand negative and zero exponents by applying students' skills with patterns to see the big picture and make better connections.

Big Idea: Memorization is short term knowledge but understanding endures time.  Create the rules for exponents by expanding the bases to understand.

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Math, exponents / powers, negative exponents, zero exponent, 8th Math, master teacher
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