Simplify monomial expressions and ratios of monomial expressions in which the exponents are integers, using the laws of exponents. (a)
- Expressions and Operations
The student will perform operations on polynomials, including a) applying the laws of exponents to perform operations on expressions; b) adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing polynomials; and c) factoring completely first- and second-degree binomials and trinomials in one variable.
The student will use problem solving, mathematical communication, mathematical reasoning, connections, and representations to