What Is 2 to the 2nd Power?

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2 to the second power is used in mathematics to refer to the multiplication of two units two times. This can also be expressed as 2*2, which is equivalent to 4. Similarly, 2 to the third power would mean 2 multiplied by itself three times hence 8.
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