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1. Find the value of the exponent.

2. Multiply or divide normally.

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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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What are the rules adding and subtracting exponents?

When multiplying something with exponents, you add it. When dividing something with exponents, you subtract it.


Who created the rules for multiplying and dividing exponents?

It wasn't necessary to 'create' any rules. They follow logically from the definition of exponents.


What are the rules for adding subtracting multiplying and dividing fractions?

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Multiplying and dividing scientific notation?

You simply add the exponents to multiply and subtract them to divide.


Does the negative rule for exponents using scientific notation apply to adding subtracting dividing and multiplying?

Yes, it does.


When multiplying binomials that turn out negative do you add or subtract exponents?

When multiplying numbers with exponents, you add the exponents.


What are the laws for dividing and multiplying exponents?

x^a / x^b = x^(a-b)andx^a * x^b = x^(a+b)


How is exponents are related to other subjects?

One use is shorthand for large numbers, eg the mass of the earth is 5960000000000000000000000 kg , which can be expressed as: 5.96 * 1024 kg there are also rules for multiplying / dividing exponential numbers


When dividing x by x and you have exponents on each of the x do you add the exponents or subtract?

When dividing numbers (or variables) subtract the exponents. Remember, an exponent indicates a kind of multiplication, it is the number of times that a number is multiplied by itself. If you are dividing by that same number, then clearly you are multiplying it by itself a fewer number of times. Division is the inverse function of multiplication.


When multiplying a number with exponents do you add or multiply the exponents?

You add exponents when multiplying. Ex: (xm) × (xn) = xm+n


What you do with the exponents when you you are multiplying?

If you are multiplying numbers with exponents, and the base is the same, you can just add exponents. For example, 104 x 105 = 109.


What are the rules for multiplying numbers written in scientific notation?

Multiply the mantissas, add the exponents. Normalize the result, if desired.

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