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anonymous
 one year ago
guyz what is the definition of exponent?
anonymous
 one year ago
guyz what is the definition of exponent?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a quantity representing the power to which a given number or expression is to be raised, usually expressed as a raised symbol beside the number or expression

lizz123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A number placed above and to the right of another number to show that it has been raised to a power. For example, 32 indicates that 3 has been raised to a power of 2, or multiplied by itself; 32 is equal to 9. Dictionary was used.

pooja195
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The exponent of a number says how many times to use the number in a multiplication. In 82 the "2" says to use 8 twice in a multiplication, so 82 = 8 × 8 = 64 In words: 82 could be called "8 to the power 2" or "8 to the second power", or simply "8 squared" http://www.mathsisfun.com/exponent.html

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.0 thank you guys didn't know I would get replies this fast

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry, @Pooja, but 82 is simply the number 82 which is 2 more than eighty. \(8^2\) and 82 are very different things.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0An exponent is a way of showing repeated multiplication. An integer exponent 2 or higher means how many factors are multiplied together. The factor is the base.
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