# What is 6 to the 3rd power?

6 to the 3rd power can be re-written as 6^{3}.

## Answer: 6 to the 3rd power is 6^{3} = 216.

Let us find the value of 6 when raised to the power 3.

**Explanation:**

6^{3} = 6 × 6 × 6 = 216.

6^{3} can also be understood as 6 cubed.

Whenever a number (x) is multiplied by itself three times, then the resultant answer is known as the cube of that number.