How to use the rules of exponents to simplify exponential expressions.
How to understand the correlation between radicals and fractional exponents.
How to simplify an expression with rational exponents.
How to evaluate a fractional exponent two ways.
How to use rational exponents to simplify higher power and indexed radicals.
How to interpret exponential expressions.
How to know when a negative coefficient is associated with power.
How to define the properties of real numbers.
How to solve quadratic equations by factoring.
How to factor ?ugly? expressions.
How to use Pascal's triangle.
How to complete the square.
How to define an exponential function.
How to multiply radicals together when they are different roots.
How to use inverses to define the logarithmic function.
How to know which method to use when solving a quadratic equation.