Base of a Power

Base of a Power

In an exponentiation, the number \(a\) that we raise to a certain power \(n\). In the expression \({a}^{n}\), the number \(a\) is called the base and the number \(n\) is the exponent.


In the expression “7² = 49″, the number 7 is the base of the 2nd power of 7.

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