# How do you calculate exponent powers?

## How do you calculate exponent powers?

The base B represents the number you multiply and the exponent “x” tells you how many times you multiply the base, and you write it as “B^ x.” For example, 8^3 is 8X8X8=512 where “8” is the base, “3” is the exponent and the whole expression is the power.

**What is 9 by the power of 3?**

729

Answer: 9 to the power of 3 can be expressed as 93 = 9 × 9 × 9 = 729.

**How do you solve 4 to the 6th power?**

Answer: 6 to the power of 4 can be expressed as 64 = 6 × 6 × 6 × 6 = 1296.

### How do you do 8 to the third power?

Answer: 8 to the power of 3 can be expressed as 83 = 8 × 8 × 8 = 512.

**How do you calculate to the fourth power?**

In arithmetic and algebra, the fourth power of a number n is the result of multiplying four instances of n together. So: n4 = n × n × n × n.

**What is exponent 5 called?**

An expression that represents repeated multiplication of the same factor is called a power. The number 5 is called the base, and the number 2 is called the exponent….Powers and exponents.

31 | 3 to the first power | 3 |
---|---|---|

53 | 5 to the third power or 5 cubed | 5 ∙ 5 ∙ 5 |

26 | 2 to the power of six | 2 ∙ 2 ∙ 2 ∙ 2 ∙ 2 ∙ 2 |

#### How do I use exponents on my Calculator?

Negative Exponent Formula. The following formula can be used to calculate the value of a number raised to a negative exponent.

**How to multiply numbers with exponents?**

Exponents are shorthand for repeated multiplication of the same number by itself. For example,instead of 2 ×2 2 × 2,we can write 22 2 2 .

**Are powers and exponents the same thing?**

In simple terms, power is an expression that represents repeated multiplication of the same number whereas exponent is refers to a quantity that represents the power to which the number is raised. Both terms are often used interchangeably in mathematical operations.

## How do you multiply and divide numbers with exponents?

If the bases of the exponents are equal in any equation then exponents must be equal. a p = a q then p = q