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## Learn about the Importance of the Parentheses in Powers In this entry, we will learn the importance of the parentheses when performing calculations with signs (negative) in the powers. We all know that multiplication is an abbreviated form of writing a reiterated sum. For example, 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 + 2 can be more simply written as 2 x 5. In […]

Jan06

## Estimations: Rounding Decimals to The Nearest Whole Number Rounding decimals to the nearest whole number or the tenths, hundredths, thousandths is easy! In this post, we are going to learn to round decimal numbers. Rounding decimals helps us to manage the numbers more easily in order to operate them. Rounding decimals to the nearest whole number To round a number to the nearest whole […]

Dec12

## Square Number: Some Tricks and Examples 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 if […]

Nov10

## Learn the Signs of the Power: Positive or Negative In this post, we’re going to decipher an answer’s sign by looking at the sign of a number’s power. To start off, let’s look at an example of what happens when the factor’s signs mingle. As we already know, we multiply the factors normally and later, we add the appropriate sign to the answer. Let’s […]