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# CBSE Class 8 Maths Revision Notes Chapter 12 – Exponents and Powers

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 Chapter Name Exponents and Powers Chapter Chapter 12 Class Class 8 Subject Maths Revision Notes Board CBSE TEXTBOOK CBSE NCERT Category Revision Notes

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• Numbers with exponents obey the following laws of exponents.
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(b)
(c)
(d)
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• Very small numbers can be expressed in standard form using negative exponents.
• Use of Exponents to Express Small Number in Standard form:
(i)  Very large and very small numbers can be expressed in standard form.
(ii)  Standard form is also called scientific notation form.
(iii)  A number written as is said to be in standard form if m is a decimal number such that and n is either a positive or a negative integer.
• Examples: 150,000,000,000 = 1.5 x 1011.
• Exponential notation is a powerful way to express repeated multiplication of the same number. For any non-zero rational number ‘a’ and a natural number n, the product a x a x a x ……….. x a(n times) = an.
It is known as the nth power of ‘a’ and is read as ‘a’ raised to the power n’. The rational number a is called the base and n is called exponent.