## Law of Exponents - II

Summary

The content delves into the advanced concepts of exponents, focusing on their distribution over multiplication and division, the common mistakes learners make, and strategies for simplifying expressions involving powers.

- Exponents can be distributed across multiplication and division, allowing for simplification of expressions.
- It is a common mistake to try distributing exponents over addition or subtraction, which is mathematically incorrect.
- Factoring out the greatest common factor in expressions involving sums or differences of powers can simplify the expression.
- Understanding the legal and illegal operations with exponents is crucial for solving GRE problems effectively.
- Equating exponents when the bases are the same is a key strategy in solving equations involving exponents.

Chapters

00:01

Distributive Law of Exponents

03:09

Common Mistakes with Exponents

06:18

Simplifying Expressions Involving Powers

09:48

Equating Exponents with Equal Bases