# Question #5c170

Apr 12, 2017

8

#### Explanation:

When a number is raised to a power, it means it is being multiplied by itself that many times.

So ${2}^{3} = 2 \cdot 2 \cdot 2$

and $2 \cdot 2 \cdot 2$ = 4*2 = 8.

Apr 12, 2017

The answer is $8$.

#### Explanation:

${2}^{3}$ is simply $2 \cdot 2 \cdot 2$.

$2 \cdot 2 \cdot 2$

$4 \cdot 2$

$= 8$.