# Laws of Exponents

### By Garfield Love

Algebra - Exponents and the Laws of Exponents (Powers)

## What is an exponent?

An exponent shows how many times a number is a factor.

Ex.) x^m x is the base, m is the exponent. X is being factored m amount of times.

## Product of Powers When multiplying with exponents ADD the exponents | ## Power of a Product Apply the power to each factor and simplify. | ## Power of a Power When raising an exponent to a power multiply the exponents. |