expt, log, and root: the power triangle


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I learned this view from 3blue1brown’s video, Triangle of Power, which sources from this Math StackExchange answer that invented this notation.

While those sources explain this as an alternative notation, even without using it as a notation it is still a pretty useful conceptual tool.