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# Manipulating powers

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn how to manipulate powers to change bases. We will learn how to identify when this is and is not possible.

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## Starter quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
Simplify the following numerical expression
a
c
d
Q2.
Write the following numerical expression as a single power of 7
a
c
d
Q3.
Simplify the following numerical expression
a
c
d
Q4.
What is the value of 'm' in the following algebraic expression?
16
3
5

## Exit quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
Write 16 as a single power of 2
a
b
c
Q2.
Write 27 as a single power of 3
a
c
Q3.
Write 8 x 4 as a single power of 2
a
b
c
Q4.
Simplify the following numerical expression, giving your answer as a single power of 2
a
b