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.

Therefore, 2 exceeds -3 by 5 units