This section covers Indices and the uses of Indices in algebra. After studying this section, you will be able to:

  • divide and multiply algebraic expressions using indices
  • find roots using indices.

This video shows a guide to indices and powers. Multiplying and dividing indices, raising indices to a power and using standard form are explained.

Indices Video

Using the rules of indices



Advanced indices

This video shows an animated guide to indices for Higher tier exams. Raising to the power of zero, negative powers and fractional indices are explained with examples demonstrated.


You can find more advanced Indices content here