South Carolina Standards & Learning
SC.PS. South Carolina College- and Career-Ready Mathematical Process Standards
PS.6. Communicate mathematically and approach mathematical situations with precision.
PS.6c. Use appropriate and precise mathematical language.
SC.8.EEI. Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities
8.EEI.1. Understand and apply the laws of exponents (i.e. product rule, quotient rule, power to a power, product to a power, quotient to a power, zero power property, negative exponents) to simplify numerical expressions that include integer exponents.
8.EEI.3. Explore the relationship between quantities in decimal and scientific notation.
8.EEI.3a. Express very large and very small quantities in scientific notation in the form a x 10^b = p where 1≤a<10 and b is an integer.
8.EEI.3b. Translate between decimal notation and scientific notation.
8.EEI.3c. Estimate and compare the relative size of two quantities in scientific notation.
8.EEI.4. Apply the concepts of decimal and scientific notation to solve real-world and mathematical problems.
8.EEI.4b. Select appropriate units of measure when representing answers in scientific notation.
8.EEI.4c. Translate how different technological devices display numbers in scientific notation.