By How Much Does 2 Exceed -3
Question: By how much does 2 exceeds -3?
The word 'exceeds' refers to how much anything is more than a given quantity.
Answer: 2 exceeds -3 by 5.
Let's use a number line to show if any integer exceeds any given integer by a certain quantity.
Let's use the above number line to find how much 2 exceeds -3.