Exponents are sometimes referred to the power of a number and it means the base number and how many times it is to be multiplied by the exponent number.

Example

For an example if you want to solve 44 it isn’t 4*4 its 4*4*4*4 and that’s a mistake that most people do.

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IntroExponents are sometimes referred to the power of a number and it means the base number and how many times it is to be multiplied by the exponent number.

ExampleFor an example if you want to solve 44 it isn’t 4*4 its 4*4*4*4 and that’s a mistake that most people do.

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