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3.1  Power notation p. 3
 
3.2

Calculating with powers
3.2.1 Multiplying powers
3.2.2 Dividing powers
            Negative indices
            Zero index
3.2.3 Adding and subtracting powers
3.2.4 Special powers
            Fractional indices
            Finding a power of a power
            Finding a power of a product 
            

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3.3 Common applications of powers
3.3.1 Scientific notation
            Multiplying by powers of 10
            Dividing by powers of 10
            Writing numbers in scientific notation
            Converting from scientific notation to ordinary form
            Calculations with numbers in scientific notation
3.3.2 The metric system
            Converting between units
            Calculating with metric units
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3.4 A taste of things to come  p. 53
3.5 Post-test  p. 55
3.6 Solutions p. 57