Question

# Write 2^60 as an exponent with a base of 16

Answer

2^48

- Q:What is the value of 16^3? A:16^3 = 4096.
- Q:What is the closest power of 2 to 4096? A:The closest power of 2 to 4096 is 2^12, which equals 4096.
- Q:How many times does 2^12 go into 2^60? A:2^60 ÷ 2^12 = 2^(60-12) = 2^48.