## How do you type an exponent?

To insert an exponent, use the caret (^) symbol to move your cursor up to the exponent slot, where you can then insert your exponent. Once you are finished, use the right arrow key (⇨) to move out of the exponent slot and continue typing your equation. For subscript, use the underscore (_) key to enter your subscript.

## What special word do you use for the exponent of 3?

You can read 72 as “seven squared.” This is because multiplying a number by itself is called “squaring a number.” Similarly, raising a number to a power of 3 is called “cubing the number.” You can read 73 as “seven cubed.”

## What is the exponent of 3?

Exponent Tables and Patterns
Powers of 3 Powers of 9
33=27 93=729
34=81 94=6561
35=243 95=59,049
36=729 96=531,441

## What is exponent 4 called?

There are two common prefixes to express the number 4 used in math. They are tetra and quad, derived from the Greek and Latin respectively. They are pretty much interchangeable in meaning, but in different cases one or the other is applied.

## How do you solve powers?

To solve basic exponents, multiply the base number repeatedly for the number of factors represented by the exponent. If you need to add or subtract exponents, the numbers must have the same base and exponent.

## What is 3 to the 2nd power?

3 to the second power can be written as 32 = 3 × 3, as 3 is multiplied by itself 2 times. Here, 3 is called the “base” and 2 is called the “exponent” or “power.” In general, xn means that x is multiplied by itself for n times. 3 × 3 = 32 = 9.

## What does 3 with a little 2 mean?

An exponent refers to the number of times a number is multiplied by itself. For example, 2 to the 3rd (written like this: 23) means: 2 x 2 x 2 = 8.

## How do you write 2 to the power of 3?

Type “0185” on the keyboard’s numeric keypad to make a “1” exponent. Type “253” to make a “2exponent, or type “0179” to make a “3exponent.

## What does 10 to the power of 3 mean?

103 is read as “10 to the third power” or “10 cubed.” It means 101010, or 1,000. 82 is read as “8 to the second power” or “8 squared.” It means 8 • 8, or 64. The exponent applies only to the number that it is next to.

## What is the highest power of 10 in 100 !?

is 24. If you have noticed the highest power of 10 in 100! is equal to the highest power of 5.

## What does 10 to the 6 mean?

10 to the 6th power means that six 10s will be multiplied together, like this: 10 x 10 x 10 x 10 x 10 x 10.

## What is 1 as a power of 10?

When n is less than 0, the power of 10 is the number 1 n places after the decimal point; for example, 102 is written 0.01. When n is equal to 0, the power of 10 is 1; that is, 100 = 1.

## What is 10000 as a power of 10?

Powers of 10
101=10 101=1
103=1000 10-2=0.01
104=10,000 10-3=0.001
105=100,000 (one hundred thousand) 10-4=0.0001 (one ten thousandth)

## What does 10 to the power of 8 mean?

100,000,000. “ten to the eight” billion.