Standard: 8.EE.4 – Perform operations with numbers expressed in scientific notation, including problems where both decimal and scientific notation are used. Use scientific notation and choose units of appropriate size for measurements of very large or very small quantities (e.g., use millimeters per year for seafloor spreading). Interpret scientific notation that has been generated by technology

Vocabulary for this standard: Scientific notation, decimal

EngageNY lesson link – This appears in the first module of the EngageNY curriculum.

Quick thoughts:

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**base**is a number or expression being multiplied in an exponentAn

**exponent**is a number that describes how many times to use the number in a multiplication.A

**coefficient**is a number used to multiply a variable.A

**negative exponent**expresses that the base is the denominator of a fraction instead of the numeratorThe

**multiplicative property of exponents**says that when you multiply powers with the same base you just have to add the exponentsThe

**division property of exponents**says that when you divide powers with the same base you just have to subtract the exponentsThe

**power of a power property**says that when you raise an exponent to another power, you just have to multiply the exponentsVocab

- Kahoot
- Quizizz
- Quizlet

Instruction:

- Desmos

Drills:

- Quizizz
- Kahoot
- Formative