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Q: How do you calculate a negative power such as 5 to the negative 5 power?

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Negative exponents mean the reciprocal. 5^(-5) = 1/(5^5)=1/3125

negative 0.0016

A negative power. When something is to the power of negative two, say X it would be 1/X. If something is to the power of negative 3, it would be.... etc

Negative 5 to the second power would be -5 times -5 which would be 25.

It is -1/5

That is the definition of negative powers.

Five to the negative third power = 0.008

If you mean 5 to the power of -1 then it is 1/5

10 to the negative 5th power (10-5) equals 0.00001

-125

It is: 25

Seven to the negative 5th power is 0.00005949901

5 over 8 to the negative 2nd power equals 2.56

It is: (8*10^-3) divided by (5*10^-5) = 160

Five to the negative 4th power = 5-4 = 625

1/125

9-5 is 1.6935087808430286711036596724754e-5

5-5 is 0.00032

1/5

-5

5-2 is 0.04

-5^7 = -78125

The same as 42 to the power of 5 but negative

5^(-2) = 1/(5^2) = 1/25.

Five to the negative 7th power equals 0.0000128