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Powers of nubmer

  1. Apr 26, 2005 #1
    8 to the power of 0 is 0 right or is it 1?

    thanks

    thomsa
     
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  3. Apr 26, 2005 #2

    Zurtex

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    x^0 is a bit like x/x.

    x^0 = 1, for all Real numbers, except 0.
     
  4. Apr 26, 2005 #3

    chroot

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    Any quantity raised to the zero power is defined to be one.

    8^0 = 1

    - Warren
     
  5. Apr 26, 2005 #4
    thanks guys
     
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