Q: What does 5 to negative 2 power equal?

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16 -2-4 = 0.0625

5-2 = 1/25. Expressed as a decimal, this is equal to 0.04.

negative 5 is equal to negative 5

25 = 32

Multiplying and dividing two negatives does equal a positive. Adding two negatives equals a negative, but subtracting two negatives may or may not equal a positive. Ex. -2 * -4 = 8 -10/-2 = 5 -2+ -4 = -6 -4- -2 = -2 -2- -4 = 2

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16 -2-4 = 0.0625

negative 0.0016

3,125

-7,776

5

Negative 3 raised to the power of 5 is equal to -243.

That is the definition of negative powers.

negative 5

5-1 = 1/5 or 0.2

5-2 = 1/25. Expressed as a decimal, this is equal to 0.04.

5 to the power of -2

5-2 is 0.04