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Trillian wrote:Hi, I desperately need help in knowing how to solve a problem that requires a number to be written in index form with a prime number base. I can see the answers in the back of the text, but I have no idea how they get those answers. This is for both whole numbers and fractions.
An example of the questions are;
Write each number in index form with a prime number base
a) 8 b) 64 c) 81 d) 1/13 e) 1/49 f) 1/13^3
Your help is greatly appreciated!
Trillian wrote:Yes! Those are the answers but I don't know how they get those answers - I need to know how to work it out for myself. Thanks for replying