This purchase includes a PowerPoint lesson on rational expressions with exponents. The PowerPoint is designed for whole classroom instruction while the pages may be individually printed as worksheets. The PowerPoint includes an answer key and video solutions.
Accurately distribute an exponent to all components of an expression.
How do we apply the properties of exponents when distributing to simplify an equation?
When a rational expression is raised to an exponent, that exponent is applied to both the numerator and the denominator.
CCSS.Math.Content.8.EE.A.1 Know and apply the properties of integer exponents to generate equivalent numerical expressions. For example, 3² × 3⁻⁵ = 3⁻³ = (1/3)³ = 1/27.