Powers and Roots


This section concentrates on powers and roots in Math, and how they can be manipulated and simplified.

Powers and roots can be thought of as a further development of multiplication.
A power can also be called an exponent or index.



Powers and Roots Pages



- Powers
A detailed introduction to the topic of powers.


- Roots of Numbers
Working out roots of numbers is the reverse of working out powers.


- Laws of Indicies
For sums and problems that involve numbers with a power/index, there are some helpful laws of indicies.


- Fractional Powers
Powers can also be fractions as well as single whole numbers.


- Surds
Surds are expressions or terms containing an irrational root.




 ›  Powers and Roots