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#1 2013-01-16 02:21:37

Rumaisa
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Registered: 2013-01-16
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A little help to complete my Home work please...!

Hello!
I actually got homework to write the difference between a Power,Index and an Exponent. I am really confused in this. I'll be very grateful to anyone who helps me but please be fast as I dont have much time! Thanks.:)

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#2 2013-01-16 02:23:57

bobbym
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Registered: 2009-04-12
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Re: A little help to complete my Home work please...!

Hi;

I am not following you, I thought they all meant the same thing.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/index-notation-powers.html


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3 2013-01-16 02:27:21

Rumaisa
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Re: A little help to complete my Home work please...!

Oh thankyou so much! I can explain it really very well in my class tomorrow now that I got to know the logic! Very much thanks once again!

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#4 2013-01-16 02:31:47

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
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Re: A little help to complete my Home work please...!

Hi Rumaisa;

Welcome to the forum. That is a nice page, hope you do well.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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