# How do you write the phrase as an algebraic expression: 6 squared?

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Apr 6, 2018

#### Answer:

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

**Be careful! "Squared" or "to the power of two" does not mean times 2!**

Instead, it means **multiplying itself by itself**.

Therefore,

Hope this helps!

Apr 6, 2018

You would write

The solution would be