Laws of Exponents Zero and Negative Exponents Day - Section 1: Bellringer (Warm-up)

  Laws of Exponents Zero and Negative Exponents Day
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Laws of Exponents - Negative and Zero Powers Continued

Unit 2: Exponents and Radicals
Lesson 9 of 19

Objective: Understanding negative and zero exponents are two of the hardest concepts for students to grasp. By applying students' skills with patterns it becomes easier for students 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, 8th Math, negative exponents, zero exponent, master teacher
  55 minutes
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