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# Why is to the 4th power?

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.

Subsequently, one may also ask, 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"

Furthermore, 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 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.

What is 7 by the power of 4?

7 to the power of 4 = 74 = 2401.
To stick with 7 to the power of 4 as an example, insert 7 for the base and enter 4 as the index, also known as exponent or power. Next, hit the convert button, then check the result. Result: 7 to the 4th power is an exponentiation which belongs to the category powers of 7.

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