Arithmetic of Computers

Arithmetic of Computers

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Lesson 1

The Powers of Numbers

A little exponent goes a long way!

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Your answer :
You have it backwards. You used 2 as the base and 3 as the exponent. In other words, you wrote the number resulting from using 2 as a factor three times. But we said the base of the number was to be 3 and the exponent 2. So we want the number reached by using 3 as a factor 2 times. Now return to Page 24 and try again.

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