14 terms

radical expression

any expression containing the radical symbol

rational exponent

an integer exponent and an nth root

power of a property

multiply exponents inside times exponent outside

translate

moving an object a certain distance

product of powers property

when multiplying two powers with the same base, just add the exponents

quotient of powers property

when two numbers with exponents are divided, subtract denominator exponent from numerator

power of a product porperty

multiply number inside parenthesis to exponent outside, distribute exponent

power of a quotient property

fraction inside parenthesis exponent outside, exponent sets distributed

simplify

to reduce to a simpler form by cancellation of common factors, regrouping of terms in the same variable, etc.

square root

a number that produces a specified quantity when multiplied by itself

solve

find an answer to

extraneous

a solution that emerges from the process of solving the problem but is not a valid solution to the original problem.

evaluate

find a numerical expression or equivalent for an equation, formula, or function.

cube root

the number that produces a given number when cubed