# How do you write a verbal expression for the algebraic expression #6^2#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 31, 2016

"Six squared."

#### Explanation:

Sometimes you may hear people say "6 to the second power" - don't worry, it means the same thing. The exponent 2 is used often when dealing with square shapes, so I guess some brilliant guy one day said "Hey, why don't we call