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11.1

Think of negative powers as meaning "one over". 0.3-2 means "one over" 0.32.

0.32 = 0.09; 1/0.09 = 11.111... = approx 11.1

In fractions, 0.3-2 =(3/10)-2 = 1/((3/10)2) =1/(9/100) = 100/9.

Q: What is 0.3 to the power of negative 2?

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negative 0.0016

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2 to the power of negative one is equal to 0.5

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2-4 = 16

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2 to the negative 6th power as a fraction = 1/64

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It is always negative when raised to an odd power and always positive when raised to an even power -2 to the third power = -2 x -2 x -2 = -8 -2 to the fourth power = -2 x -2 x -2 x -2 = +16

Answer #1:Negative one-half to the negative 4th power, ie -((1/2)-4) equals -16Answer #2:Negative one-half to the negative 4th power, ie (-1/2)-4 equals +16

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