# How much is 3 to the power of 1?

The exponent rules tell us that how many times to multiply the number by itself. Also when any number raised to the power of one, equals the number itself.

## Answer: 3 to the power of 1 is 3.

Let's solve this question by exponent rules of power 1.

**Explanation:**

Given that, 3 to the power of 1

According to the rule of exponent:

3 to the power of 1 can be written as 3^{1}.

Where the number 3 is called the base, whereas 1 is the power of the expression and we know that any number raised to the power of one equals the number itself.

Therefore, we can rewrite 3^{1} = 3