1. ## Powers problem

Hi can you solve and explain the method of this question:

complete the following:

2^15 = 32768

2^14 = ...

Thanks

2. Originally Posted by wapak777
Hi can you solve and explain the method of this question:

complete the following:

2^15 = 32768

2^14 = ...

Thanks
Use the fact that $2(2^{14})=2^{15}$

3. OMG! How dum am I i just realisd that I could've just done 2x2x2x2x... well you get the message anyway thanks for the answer

4. Originally Posted by wapak777
OMG! How dum am I i just realisd that I could've just done 2x2x2x2x... well you get the message anyway thanks for the answer
You could have done, although there is a neater solution that I was hinting at in my above post.