# How to express 5 to the power of 5?

Powers or exponents are defined as the total number of times we use the number in a multiplication. For example, 6 to the power of 3 means 6 is multiplied 3 times.

## Answer: 5 to the power of 5 can be expressed as 5^{5} = 5 × 5 × 5 × 5 × 5 = 3,125.

Let us proceed step by step to express 5 to the power of 5.

**Explanation:**

The two important terms used frequently in exponents are base and powers.

To find 5 to the power of 5, we can write it in exponent form as 5^{5}.

Here, 5 is the base, and 5 is power as well. Power should always be written on top of the base.

It means 5 is multiplied 5 times, that is, 5 × 5 × 5 × 5 × 5 = 3,125