Wei Kit is still looking for exponent shortcuts! Homework Help ✎
Since 25+3 = 25 · 23 , he thinks there is a way to simplify 2x+3 but needs your help. How can he rewrite 2x+3?
Is 2x+3 proportional to 2x ? Explain why or why not.
Use Wei Kit's method to rewrite 3x−2 and 5x+4.
Does Wei Kit's method work on 32x ? Why or why not?
2x · 23 = 2x · 8
Is there a constant you can multiply 2x by to get 2x + 3?
32x = (32)x = ________.