1. anonymous

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2. anonymous

$$2^3 = 2 \times 2\times 2$$. How much is that?

3. anonymous

8

4. anonymous

5. anonymous

Great. Now, $$5^2 = 5 \times 5$$. How much is that?

6. anonymous

25

7. anonymous

Yes . You have the correct answer. The important thing to remember is the order of operations. You must do the exponentiation first and then do the addition. Good job.

8. anonymous

thank for the help!

9. anonymous

You're welcome.