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What does ^ mean in terms of Math?

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What does ^ mean in terms of Math? Post Sat Mar 22, 2008 3:55 pm
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    Post Sun Mar 23, 2008 4:44 am
    Do you mean ^ on the keyboard? If so, it means "to the powere of"

    Ex: 3^2 = 3 squared = 9
    3^3 = 3 cubed = 27

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    Post Mon Mar 24, 2008 4:04 am
    Raised to a power.. Example 3^4 3 raised to the 4th power 3*3*3*3

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    Post Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:05 am
    seems redundant

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