How to know when a negative coefficient is associated with power.
How to interpret exponential expressions.
How to find the roots of a complex number quickly using four simple guidelines.
Understanding squaring and square roots, including decimal approximations
How to solve equations using square roots or cube roots.
Finding decimal approximations of square roots without a calculator
How to know when to include a plus and minus on a square root problem.
How to know when to include a absolute value when simplifying a square root.
How to label the roots of a quadratic polynomial, solutions to a quadratic equation, and x-intercepts or roots of a quadratic function.
How to define factorial expressions used in the binomial theorem.
How to multiply and divide rational expressions.
How to factor ?ugly? expressions.
How to use and interpret scientific notation.
How to solve an equation with a square root.
How to simplify radicands.
How to use the discriminant to know the number and type of solutions to a quadratic.