I have encountered a problem that says to solve "9!". What is the exclamation point mean and how do you properly use this function in word problems/real life situations?

Many thanks

- Wed Nov 10, 2010 4:05 pm
- Forum: Arithmetic
- Topic: The ! function
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I have encountered a problem that says to solve "9!". What is the exclamation point mean and how do you properly use this function in word problems/real life situations?

Many thanks

Many thanks

- Sun Nov 07, 2010 2:59 am
- Forum: Beginning Algebra
- Topic: 0 to 0 power?
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In one of the problems i was solving, i came across 0^{0}. What do i do with this since anything to 0 power is 1 but 0 to any power is 0...