How to Do Fraction Exponents
Solving math equations that contain fraction exponents is often a necessary task in high school and college algebra classes. You can handle fraction exponents fairly simply and quickly once you are familiar with the rules that dictate operations...
The exponent of a number says how many times to use the number in a
multiplication. In this example: 8<sup>2</sup> = 8 × 8 = 64. In words: 8<sup>2</sup> could be called "8 to
What does it mean to take a number by a power which is a unit fraction? For
example, what is the result of 3 raised to ½?
Evaluate numerical expressions with rational exponents, and convert between
equivalent forms of exponential and radical expressions.
You can enter fractional exponents on your calculator for evaluation, but you
must remember to use parentheses. If you are trying to evaluate, say, 15(4/5), you
If you have ever calculated the square root of a number then you were actually
using a fraction exponent! The square root of a number is the same as raising
Nov 22, 2010 ... In this video we investigate what to do with exponents that are fractions.
Remember that 3 to the fourth power means 3 times 3 times 3 times 3 ...
This prealgebra lesson explains fractional (rational) exponents.
Find exponents of numbers using fractional exponents. Fractional Exponents.
Shows the problem solutions for solving exponents with fractions.
Simplifying fractional exponents; Simplifying fractions with exponents; Negative
fractional exponents; Multiplying fractional exponents; Dividing fractional ...