# What is 2 to the 6th power?

The exponent or power of a number shows how many times the number is multiplied by itself.

## Answer: The value of 2 raised to 6^{th} power i.e., 2^{6} is 64.

Let us calculate the value of 2 raised to 6^{th} power i.e., 2^{6}.

**Explanation:**

According to the power rule of exponents,

a^{m} = a × a × a... m times

Thus, 2^{6} can be written as 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 = 64.