RANK | ANSWER | CLUE |

| CUBE | Third power, in math |

| NTH | Kind of power, in math |

| CUBIC | Of the third power |

| CUBED | Raised to the third power |

| TULA | Capital of the Toltec civilization of central Mexico that rose to power in the 10th century |

| HRE | Former power in Eur. |

| NAZI | Party that came to power in 1933 |

| TYRONE | Power in Hollywood |

| ALBEDO | Reflective power in space |

| DAM | Source of electric power in B.C. |

| LEGS | Staying power, in "Variety" |

| ORIG | (0,0), in math: abbr. |

| ISTO | :, in math |

| ACUTEANGLE | A in math |

| THETA | Angle denoter, in math |

| LEMMA | Auxiliary proposition, in math |

| RADIXES | Base numbers, in math |

| LOCUS | Certain line or plane, in math |

| LOCI | Collections of points in math |

| UNION | Combination of two or more sets, in math |

| CONTINUA | Connected sets of points, in math |

| LEHRER | "New Math" songwriter Tom |

| IGOTNOTHING | 'This Math question could decide it: What is the value of e^(pi x i) + 1?'...BZZZT... 'Noramus for t |

| VENN | -- diagram (math graph) |

| EULER | 18th-century Swiss math great |

| CANTWOTIMES | 1960 MacLaine/Sinatra film (do the math) |

| GIRLSTHRICE | 1962 Presley film (do the math) |

| TORATRIPLED | 1970 war film (do the math) |

| MOVIEREPEATED | 1978 George C. Scott film (do the math) |

| LIARDOUBLED | 1997 Jim Carrey film (do the math) |