April 23, 2015

Use the properties of exponents to transform expressions for exponential functions. For example the expression 1.15^t can be rewritten as (1.15^(1/12^)^12t?1.012^12t to reveal the approximate equivalent monthly interest rate if the annual rate is 15%.

Exercises from Illustrative Mathematics

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A-SSE Ice Cream

A-SSE Forms of exponential expressions

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Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

Reason abstractly and quantitatively.

Model with mathematics.

Use appropriate tools strategically.

Attend to precision.

Look for and make use of structure.

Use the properties of exponents to transform expressions for exponential functions.