Students understand the meaning of exponents.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Lesson Plan
- Author:
- Angela Vanderbloom

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Students understand the meaning of exponents.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Lesson Plan
- Author:
- Angela Vanderbloom

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In earlier modules, students analyze the process of solving equations and developing fluency in writing, interpreting, and translating between various forms of linear equations (Module 1) and linear and exponential functions (Module 3). These experiences combined with modeling with data (Module 2), set the stage for Module 4. Here students continue to interpret expressions, create equations, rewrite equations and functions in different but equivalent forms, and graph and interpret functions, but this time using polynomial functions, and more specifically quadratic functions, as well as square root and cube root functions.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Module
- Provider:
- New York State Education Department
- Provider Set:
- EngageNY
- Date Added:
- 09/17/2013

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This course is also intended to provide the student with a strong foundation for intermediate algebra and beyond. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: simplify and solve linear equations and expressions including problems with absolute values and applications; solve linear inequalities; find equations of lines; and solve application problems; add, subtract, multiply, and divide various types of polynomials; factor polynomials, and simplify square roots; evaluate, simplify, multiply, divide, add, and subtract rational expressions, and solve basic applications of rational expressions. This free course may be completed online at any time. It has been developed through a partnership with the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges; the Saylor Foundation has modified some WSBCTC materials. (Mathematics 001)

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Full Course
- Provider:
- The Saylor Foundation
- Date Added:
- 04/16/2012

In this beginning algebra course, you'll learn about

fundamental operations on real numbers

exponents

solving linear equations and inequalities

applications

functions

graphing linear equations

slope

systems of linear equations

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Full Course
- Lecture
- Lesson
- Module
- Provider:
- Bossier Parish Community College
- Author:
- Gail Hendrix
- Date Added:
- 10/16/2017

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In their reading from activity 1 of this unit, students should have discovered the term "logarithm." It is at this point that they begin their study of logarithms. Specifically, students examine the definition, history and relationship to exponents; they rewrite exponents as logarithms and vice versa, evaluating expressions, solving for a missing piece. Students then study the properties of logarithms (multiplication/addition, division/subtraction, exponents). They complete a set of practice problems to apply the skills they have learned (rewriting logarithms and exponents, evaluating expressions, solving/examining equations for a missing variable.) Then they complete a short quiz covering what they have studied thus far concerning logarithms (problems similar to the practice problems). They consider how what they have learned moves them closer to answering the unit's challenge question.

- Subject:
- Engineering
- Material Type:
- Lesson Plan
- Provider:
- TeachEngineering
- Provider Set:
- TeachEngineering
- Author:
- Kristyn Shaffer
- Date Added:
- 09/18/2014

This course is designed to take the concepts you learn in developmental math to expand your knowledge of algebra. This course will focus on two major algebraic concepts to learn - how to SOLVE equations and how to GRAPH equations. Throughout this course you will be challenged to recall ALL of your prior knowledge of operations of real numbers as well as your knowledge related to solving and graphing linear equations (which you should have already mastered from developmental algebra). You will use this prior knowledge to expand on learning the following objectives: solving linear & rational equations. operations of complex numbers, solving quadratic equations, solving radical & polynomial equations, solving equations with rational exponents, solving linear and compound inequalities, solving absolute value equations and inequalities, graphing linear equations & slope, understanding concepts of domain, range and function notation, finding compositions of functions, finding inverses of functions, solving and graphing exponential and logarithmic equations, solving and graphing systems of equations and inequalities, and graphing conics.

*Open Campus courses are non-credit tutorials and cannot, in and of themselves, be used to satisfy degree requirements at Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC). (College Algebra Course by Bossier Parish Community College is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at http://bpcc.edu/opencampus/index.html.)

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Full Course
- Provider:
- Bossier Parish Community College
- Author:
- Stacey Black
- Date Added:
- 10/11/2017

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Students continue an examination of logarithms in the Research and Revise stage by studying two types of logarithms—common logarithms and natural logarithm. In this study, they take notes about the two special types of logarithms, why they are useful, and how to convert to these forms by using the change of base formula. Then students see how these types of logarithms can be applied to solve exponential equations. They compute a set of practice problems and apply the skills learned in class.

- Subject:
- Engineering
- Material Type:
- Lesson Plan
- Provider:
- TeachEngineering
- Provider Set:
- TeachEngineering
- Author:
- Kristyn Shaffer
- Date Added:
- 09/18/2014

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The purpose of this task is to introduce the idea of exponential growth and then connect that growth to expressions involving exponents. It illustrates well how fast exponential expressions grow.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Activity/Lab
- Provider:
- Illustrative Mathematics
- Provider Set:
- Illustrative Mathematics
- Author:
- Illustrative Mathematics
- Date Added:
- 05/01/2012

This math problem demonstrates the concept of geometric progression, through an example of a million dollar contract between an employee and an employer. Application of the concept of geometric progression to social cause activism is addressed. This resource is from PUMAS - Practical Uses of Math and Science - a collection of brief examples created by scientists and engineers showing how math and science topics taught in K-12 classes have real world applications.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Lecture Notes
- Provider:
- NASA
- Provider Set:
- NASA Wavelength
- Date Added:
- 11/05/2014

This is a comprehensive math textbook for Grade 10. It can be downloaded, read on-line on a mobile phone, computer or iPad. Every chapter has links to on-line video lessons and explanations. Summary presentations at the end of each chapter offer an overview of the content covered, with key points highlighted for easy revision. Topics covered are: algebraic expressions, equations and inequalities, exponents, number patterns, functions, finance and growth, trigonometry, analytical geometry, statistics, probability, Euclidean geometry, measurements. This book is based upon the original Free High School Science Text series.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Textbook
- Provider:
- Siyavula
- Date Added:
- 04/12/2012

This is a comprehensive math textbook for Grade 11. It can be downloaded, read on-line on a mobile phone, computer or iPad. Every chapter has links to on-line video lessons and explanations. Summary presentations at the end of each chapter offer an overview of the content covered, with key points highlighted for easy revision. Topics covered are: language of mathematics, exponents, surds, error margins, quadratic sequences, finance, quadratic equations, quadratic inequalities, simultaneous equations, mathematical models, quadratic functions and graphs, hyperbolic functions and graphs, exponential functions and graphs, gradient at point, linear programming, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, independent variables, dependent events. This book is based upon the original Free High School Science Text series.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Material Type:
- Textbook
- Provider:
- Siyavula
- Date Added:
- 04/12/2012

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This 10-minute video lesson looks at exponent rules.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Lecture
- Provider:
- Khan Academy
- Provider Set:
- Khan Academy
- Author:
- Salman Khan
- Date Added:
- 10/11/2012

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This 8-minute video lesson looks at exponent rules.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Lecture
- Provider:
- Khan Academy
- Provider Set:
- Khan Academy
- Author:
- Salman Khan
- Date Added:
- 10/11/2012

Conditions of Use:

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A teacher's guide to extending the concept of exponents to students.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Teaching/Learning Strategy
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides sample problems designed to develop some concepts related to exponents.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides practice problems designed to develop concepts related to exponents.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides sample problems designed to develop concepts related to fractional exponents.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides practice problems designed to develop concepts related to fractional exponents.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides sample problems designed to develop real life applications of exponent functions.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011

Conditions of Use:

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This module provides practice problems designed to explore realistic applications of exponents.

- Subject:
- Algebra
- Material Type:
- Homework/Assignment
- Provider:
- Rice University
- Provider Set:
- Connexions
- Author:
- Kenny Felder
- Date Added:
- 02/16/2011