Have you ever heard of powers? Do you know what they are and what they’re for? In this week’s post, we are going to discover what a power is and why we use them. Powers are an abbreviated form of writing a number that’s formed by multiplying a number by itself various times. They are very useful […]

Mar 15

Mar 03
In today’s post, we are going to see what is the square of a number. For example, let’s calculate the square of 3: We’re going to look at the square of any number, which we’ll call “n”. The square of the number “n” is written n2 and it’s calculated by multiplying the number by itself: n […]

Feb 22
In this post we are going to learn how to raise numbers to powers when the base is composed of zeros. Remember that powers serve to allow us to write a multiplication of the same number several times in a simpler way. For example, 4x4x4x4x4. We are multiplying the number 4 a total of 5 […]

Dec 12
In this post we are going to learn some tricks or strategies for being capable of calculating a square number mentally. What is a square number A square number or a number raised to the power of 2, is a number multiplied by the same number. In those cases the multiplication is simple, but […]

Oct 24
Hello! How did your week start off? Are you ready to learn about what powers are today? Yes! You heard correctly, today we are going to focus on powers. Do you know what powers are for? We use powers to simplify multiplication problems that use more than one of same number. The power of a number […]