Chapter 7 - Exponents and Exponential Functions

Essential Questions

1. How can you represent very large and very small numbers?

2. How can you simplify expressions involving exponents?

3. What are the characteristics of exponential functions?

BIG IDEAS:

      • Equivalence
      • Properties
      • Function
      • See attached document for details of Big Ideas

Attachment:

 7_Big_Ideas.docx

Common Core Domains:

  1. The Real Number System
  2. Building functions
  3. Linear, Quadratic, and Exponential Models