Q: 2 to the power of negative 4?

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2-2 = 1/4

its 16, because the value of the power is even so the negative has no effect.

For anything to the power of a negative, put the number as the denominator in 1/? and then solve (ex: 2 to the power of neg. 2 = 1/2 to the power of 2 = 1/4)

Two thirds to the negative 2 power can be simplified by first taking the reciprocal of two thirds, which is three halves. Then, raising three halves to the negative 2 power means taking the reciprocal of three halves squared, which is four ninths. Therefore, two thirds to the negative 2 power simplifies to four ninths.

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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

2-4 = 16

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16 -2-4 = 0.0625

2-2 = 4

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0.0625

Yes

2-2 = 1/4

-2 x -2 = 4

4-2 = 1/16