# 10 To The 2nd Power

## Question: What is 10 to the 2nd power?

The exponent or power of a number shows how many times the number is multiplied by itself.

## Answer: The value of 10 raised to 2nd power i.e., 102 is 100.

Let us calculate the value of 10 raised to 2nd power i.e., 102

## Explanation:

According to the Power Rule of Exponents,

am = a × a × a... m times

Thus, 102 can be written as 10 × 10 = 100