Visualising Indices

 teachMathematics: Visualising Indices

"Explore the concept of indices by considering what they look like" "Squared" and "Cubed" can be explained by using 2 and 3 dimensions. The area of a square with length 5 is 52, the volume of a cube with side length 7 is 73, so how can we represent 54? This activity explores visual representations of indices and draws on a little creativity! Try and work out what number is represented by the diagrams and then think...


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