# The square tile shown has a side length of 10.5 inches. What power can you write to represent the area of the tile? Write the power as an expression with a base and an exponent, and then find the area of the square.

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Feb 7, 2018

#### Answer:

Power of

#### Explanation:

Area of a square:

As you can see, you square the side length to get the area, or raise it to **the power of #2#**. The side length is

#10.5^2# .

#110.25# square inches.