# What is 10 to the 2nd power?

The exponent or power of a number shows how many times the number is multiplied by itself.

## Answer: The value of 10 raised to the 2^{nd} power is 100.

Let us calculate the value of 10 raised to the 2^{nd} power, i.e., 10^{2}

**Explanation:**

According to the Power Rule of Exponents,

a^{m} = a × a × a... m times

So, 10^{2} can be written as 10 × 10 = 100