# How do you type a superscript number?

## How do you type a superscript number?

**Use keyboard shortcuts to apply superscript or subscript**

- Select the
**text**or**number**that you want. - For
**superscript**, press Ctrl, Shift, and the Plus sign (+) at the same time. For subscript, press Ctrl and the Equal sign (=) at the same time. (Do not press Shift.)

## How do you type powers on a phone keyboard?

Now, while the square symbol is shown as a symbol in all the three kinds of phones, there is another way of squaring your text. You can use the '^' to show the reader that whatever you will **write** after this will be a **power** to that number. For instance, 6^2, means, 6 to the **power** 2.

## What is the power of 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.

## What does 4 to the power of 4 mean?

When a number is said to be 'to **the fourth power**,' that just **means** that you need to multiply the number by itself four times. For example, 7 to the...

## What is 5 by the power of 4?

What is **5** to the 4th **power**? That would be the same as **5** multiplied by itself **4** times. In other words, it would be: **5** x **5** x **5** x **5**.

## What does 10 to the power of 4 mean?

Example: **104** = **10** × **10** × **10** × **10** = 10,000 In words: **104** could be called "**10** to **the fourth power**", "**10 to the power 4**" or "**10** to the **4**"

## What is 1 as a power of 10?

Thus, shown in long form, a **power of 10** is the number **1** followed by n zeros, where n is the exponent and is greater than 0; for example, **10**6 is written 1,000,000. When n is less than 0, the **power of 10** is the number **1** n places after the decimal point; for example, **10**−2 is written 0.

## What is 10 to the power of 15 called?

Positive powers

Name | Power | Number |
---|---|---|

billion (milliard) | 9 | 1,/td> |

trillion (billion) | 12 | 1,000 |

quadrillion (billiard) | 15 | 1,000,000 |

quintillion (trillion) | 18 | 1,/td> |

## What comes next to trillion?

**After** a **billion**, of course, is **trillion**. Then **comes** quadrillion, quintrillion, sextillion, septillion, octillion, nonillion, and decillion. One of my favorite challenges is to have my math class continue to count by "illions" as far as they can.

## What is a number expressed using exponents called?

; x is the base value and n is the **exponent**. **Exponents** represent mathematical shorthand for multiplication. **Numbers expressed using exponents** are **called** "powers".

## How can patterns be used to determine products of a number and a power of 10?

**Patterns can** be **used to determine products of a number** of a **power of 10** by following it to obtain easily the answer. When you multiply a **number** by a **power** of ten, you just have to write the **number** then add the corresponding **number** of zeroes to the end which will be the same **number** as the **power used**.

## What is a way to write 100 000 using exponents?

The **exponent** of number shows **how** many times you use the number in multiplication. For example: 64 = 8², because: 64 = 8 · 8or: 64 = 4³, because 64 = 4 · 4 · 4 In this case:**100,000** = 10 · 10 · 10 · 10 · 10Therefore:**100,000** = 10^5 ( or "10 to the fifth power" )Answer: 10^5.

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

A number which is some **power** of 1/**10** can also be expressed easily in scientific notation. By **definition**, 1/**10** = **10**-1 ("ten to the **minus** one **power**") More generally, the expression "**10**-n" (where n is a whole number) **means** ( 1/**10** )n. Thus **10**-**3** = ( 1 / **10** )**3** = 1 / ( **10** x **10** x **10**) = 1/1000.

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