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5^-2

can be expressed as;

1/5^2

= 1/25

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Q: Is 5 to the negative 2 a posotive or negative number?
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Does negative 2 correspond with 5?

Negative 2 does not correspond to 5 in any way. Negative 5 might be seen as a mirror image of 5 on the number line, but negative 2 has no correlation to 5.


A number that is a negative number but not a negative integer?

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Negative 5 plus what number will give you negative 2?

3 negative 5 and 3 equals negative 2 easy question (-5) + 3 = (-2)


Does a negative number plus a positive number equal a positive or a negative number?

It can be positive, negative, or zero, depending what numbers you add. for example, -5 + 3=-2 but -3 +5=+2


What is 2 minus negative 5?

Subtracting a negative number is the same as adding.2--5 = 2+5 = 7


Why do you need negative number?

What is 2-5? Without negative numbers, you have no answer. ■


What number is bigger negative 5 or 2?

2 is bigger than -5


Why does adding a negative number to another negative number always gives a negative sum?

The answer is in the question... You are "adding" a negative number to another negative number hence you will get a negative number! Now if you were subtracting a negative number from a negative number, the negatives will cancel out ex:subtracting> -5-(-3)=-2 .........adding>-5+(-3)=-8


Is negative less than any whole number?

Not necessarily. -5 is a whole number. Negative 2 is not less than -5.


Does a negative number plus a negative number equal a positive or a negative?

Negative. Adding a negative is the same as subtracting a positive. -2 + -3= -2 - 3= -5, not 1


Is the quotient of two integers with the same sign negative?

No. Dividing one negative number by another negative number will always give a positive answer (ie. -10/-5 = +2). Likewise, dividing one positive number by another positive number will always give a positive answer (+10/+5 = +2). A negative answer from division will only be obtained when one of the numbers is negative and the other is positive (+10/-5 = -2 and -10/+5 = -2).


A negative minus a negative equals what?

It depends which number is larger. If if subtract a negative number, you are additioning it; yet if you are adding a negative number or subtacting a positive number, you are just subtracting. -x - (-y) = -x +y - (-x) + (-y) = x - y -3 - (-5) = -3 +5 = 2 -4 - (-2) = -4 +2 = -2


A negative number minus a negative number?

is a negative number plus another number...., but not neccessarily a positive number b/c the first number may be greater than the second e.g. -5-(-2) that is -5+2, which is -3 2 negatives make a positive


Is a negative number divided by a positive number a negative number?

yes example: -10 / 5 = -2


A negative plus a negative is positive?

No a negative plus a negative is not a positive answer. example. -5+-2=-7 but if you are subtracting a negative number from a negative, then the second negative number would become a positive. example. -5 - -2= -5+2= =-3


Negative number minus a negative number?

The result can be negative, zero or positive. (-5) - (-3) = -5 + 3 = -2 (-5) - (-5) = -5 + 5 = 0 (-5) - (-9) = -5 + 9 = 4


What is a negative number multiplied by a negative number?

A negative number multiplied by another negative number equals a positive number. For example, -5 · -5 = positive 25.


The sum of 5 and a number is three find the number?

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Is negative 2 less than 5?

Yes because a negative number is always less than a positive number


Is negative 2 over 5 a rational number?

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How do you write 5 less than a number is 2?

If you subtract 5 from 2, you get negative 3 (-3).


What does -7 -2?

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Is -5 a non-negative rational number?

No, -5 is a negative, rational number.


When subtracting a negative number why do you move to the right on the number line instead of the left?

Subtracting a negative number is the same as adding a positive number. Also, adding a negative number is the same as subtracting a positive number. -7 + (-5) = -7 - 5 = -12 -7 - (-5) = -7 + 5 = -2


What is negative 5 to the power of negative 2 times negative 5 to the power of negative 2?

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