The power could then be called an exponent. The number that is being raised to a power is called the base. In the case of 42, the exponent is 2 and the base is 4.
a cubed number or a number to the third power
it is called squared
When you raise a number to the third power, you get the 'cube' of the original number.
When you raise a number to the third power, you get the 'cube' of the original number
because it is equal
When a number is raised to a power, the base is raised to an exponent.
10 any number raised to the power of one is that number. Any number raised to the power of zero is (by definition) 1