You read about the increasing computing power of computers and mobiles every day. Do you wonder, how do we know that the computing power has increased? Or, when there are discussions about calculating the age of trees, how are these calculations done? Also, the news carries reports on housing loans, bank interest rates, the increasing cost of living, and weather changes. What is the one thing that connects all these?
The answer is the ease of calculating these complex values and representing them in a manner that can be easily understood. This is achieved with the help of the concept of powers and exponents. Chapter 12, Class 8 Maths from NCERT, is dedicated to this exciting topic with far-reaching applications. That is why it is one of the most important chapters for examination. The content of Class 8 Exponents and Powers finds application in other chapters and subjects.
So, let’s dive into the topic. The content is structured in a way that will help you to understand the basic concepts quickly. We will cover the following subtopics:
Understanding Exponents and Powers
Laws of Exponents
Applications of Exponents and Powers
Examples with Solutions
The more you practice, the faster you will be able to solve the questions. The comprehensive practice questions on the MSVGo website and app will help you cover all the important concepts in a structured manner. So go ahead champ, attempt those questions and become more confident in solving powers and exponents-based problems.