


ExponentsGeneral Fractional ExponentsLet b be a positive number, and m and n positive integers. We define
This agrees with Raising an exponent to a higher power. ExamplesClick on the question marks below to see these examples stepbystep. ExerciseGot it? Good. Then try some of these exercises to test your skills. Just as for any integer number x, it is true that for any fractional number x, ExampleClick the question marks to see this example stepbystep: ExerciseTest your skills with these exercises: All of the rules of integer exponents hold for fractional exponents. Example
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