An exponent is a number that is written to the right, and slightly elevated of a number. An exponent tells to which power the number to it's left is at.
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Exponents are a shorthand for calculating the multiplication of a number by itself several times. The exponent tells you how many times to multiply the number. For example, 2^3 is
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exponents.
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1. Check the base of each exponential expression, or the number beneath the exponent. You can only use the quotient rule to divide exponential expressions that have the same base.
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