How to express 10 to the power of 2?
Power in exponents is defined as the total number of times we use the number in a multiplication. For example 2 to the power 3 means 2 is multiplied 3 times.
Answer: 10 to the power of 2 can be expressed as 102 = 10 × 10 = 100
Let us proceed step by step to express 10 to the power of 2.
There are two important terms used frequently in exponents are base and powers.
To find 10 to the power of 2, we can write it in exponent form as 102 where 10 is base and 2 is power. Power should always be written on top of the base.
It means 10 is multiplied 2 times. So, 10 × 10 = 100