# Math - multiply decimals by exponents

How do you multiply decimals by exponents ?

Four different problems:

1. decimals raised to a power, such as 0.56²

2. a decimal multiplied by another decimal which is raised to a power, such as 2.2 × 0.56²

3. a decimal multiplied by an integer raised to a power, such as 4.777 × 10³

This format is used in scientific notation.

4. multiplying two numbers with decimal exponents

### Comments for Math - multiply decimals by exponents

 Jun 12, 2013 Decimals and Exponents by: Staff AnswerPart I1. decimals raised to a power, such as 0.56²0.56² = 0.56 * 0.560.56 × 0.56 = 0.3136 2. a decimal multiplied by another decimal which is raised to a power, such as 2.2 × 0.56²2.2 × 0.56² = 2.2 × 0.56 × 0.562.2 × 0.56 × 0.56 = 0.68992 ----------------------------------------------------

 Jun 12, 2013 Decimals and Exponents by: Staff ---------------------------------------------------- Part II 3. a decimal multiplied by an integer raised to a power, such as 4.777 × 10³ 4.777 × 10³ = 4.777 × 1000 4.777 × 1000 = 4777 4. multiplying two numbers with decimal exponents, such as 0.5(.3) × 0.5(.7) 0.5(.3) × 0.5(.7) = 0.5(.3 + .7) 0.5(.3 + .7) = 0.5(1) 0.5(1) = 0.5 Thanks for writing. Staff www.solving-math-problems.com

 Aug 24, 2020 negative 4 raise to 2nd power multiplied by 7.7 NEW by: Anonymous negative 4 raise to 2nd power multiplied by 7.7

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