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I answered my own question about using *2<sup>80</sup>*.
Wouldn't this be more commonly understood by non-math majors.
On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 10:56 AM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
> Thanks... will the intended audience understand?
> Doesn't HTML support superscript? (It's been awhile since I dabbled in
> On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 10:54 AM, Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
>> Yes. It's commonly used when superscript is not available.
>> On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 10:49 AM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
>> > I've never seen this nomenclature before: 2^80
>> > Does this mean 2 to the 80th power?
>> > Is there a better way to express it, such as eliminating the carat and
>> > superscripting the 80?
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