Laws of indices

In this lesson, we will investigate some of the laws of indices and how they are derived. We will look specifically at multiplying and dividing numbers with the same base.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Answer the question below:

1/5

Q2.

2/5

Q3.

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Q4.

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Law of Indices Quiz

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Q1.Simplify:

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Q2.Simplify

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Q3.Simplify

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Q4.Simplify:

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Q5.Simplify:

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Q6.Simplify:

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Q7.Simplify

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Law of Indices Quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Simplify:

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Q2.Simplify

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Q3.Simplify

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Q4.Simplify:

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Q5.Simplify:

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Q6.Simplify:

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Q7.Simplify

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Lesson summary: Laws of indices

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