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Simple Exponents (1)

In this worksheet, students understand and use simple exponents.

'Simple Exponents (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Understand Integer Powers/Real Roots

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

We use exponents as a shorthand way of writing calculations such as:

31 x 31 x 31 x 31 x 31

This is a multiplication of the base number 31 by itself five times and so can be written as:


5 is the exponent


NB This is not the same as 31 x 5

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