1. candyme

$(2^{3})^{4} = 3^{(3 \times 4)}$

2. candyme

I'm sorry I wrote 3 for some reason. It should be $2^{12} = 4096$

3. anonymous

yah its 4096

4. UnkleRhaukus

$(2^3)^4\\ =(2\times2\times2)\times(2\times2\times2)\times(2\times2\times2)\times(2\times2\times2)\\ =2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\times2\\ =2^{12}$

5. anonymous

in other word you are doing it correctly