# Unit 1 fundamental skills homework 1 exponents and polynomials

### Question:

What are exponentsâ€™ five rules?

### Answer:

Exponent rules Used to make things easier when there is only one number. The rule for finding a power of a power is to multiply the exponents of the base variables. Rule says that when you multiply monomials, you should add the exponents of bases that have the same number. The exponent rules show how to solve different equations that, as you might expect, have exponents. But there are many different types of exponent equations and exponential expressions, which can be confusing at first.