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## Indices and standard form

1. Indices
Index

Base
2. First law
= (*)
3. Second law

= = (-)

Exercise 2E
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4. Zero law
=
Exercise 2F

5. Third law
(Am)n = AmxAm.n times =Amn
Exercise 2G
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Exercise 2H

6. Fourth law
(a x b)n = an x bn

Exercise 2I
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7. Fifth law

( ) =

Exercise 2J

8. Negative indices

a-n = ;

Exercise 2K
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9. Fractional indices

= ; a and n 0
Example

= = 3
Note

x =a

= a

= ; a, m and n (n 0)

Exercise 2L
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## 10. Solving Equations involving indices

Ex.
b4 = 81 , find the value of b 9u = 34, find the value of u

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2m = 32, find the value of m 7 =3, find the value of a

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4n = , find the value of n a-2 = 4, find the value of a
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Exercise 2M
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Exercise 2M (continuous)
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## 11. Standard form and power of 10

Express the following number in standard from
25600 65000 7500000

## 0.008 0.0000045 0.0000034

Express the following number which are in standard from as an integer or a decimal.
6.34 x 105 5.34 x 104 3.45 x 102

Ex 2N
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Chapter 3
Pythagoras Theorem and Trigonometry

1 Pythagorass Theorem

c
a

Exercise 3A
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Exercise 3A (Continues)
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Exercise 3B