Sometimes word problems can be made a little easier if you use exponents! This tutorial shows you how to solve a word problem by writing an expression using exponents.

Keywords:

problem

word problem

powers

exponent

Background Tutorials

Write and evaluate numerical expressions involving whole-number exponents.

Take a look at how you identify exponential behavior from a pattern in your data. You'll also see how to figure out if that pattern represents exponential growth or exponential decay. Check it out!