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Q: What is the number before an exponent called?

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No, an exponent is not called a base number. the base is the number before the exponent: 34. 3 is the base, 4 is the exponent the expont could also be refered to as three to the fourth power

It is called the "exponent".

The base.

an exponent

A power.

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No, an exponent is not called a base number. the base is the number before the exponent: 34. 3 is the base, 4 is the exponent the expont could also be refered to as three to the fourth power

It is called the exponent.

It is an exponent that tells you of what power the base number is to be raised by.

The exponent.

It is called the "exponent".

The base.

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.

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its called a base :)

an exponent

A number produced by raising a base to an exponent is called?

A power.