Evaluate the following expression. 5^-3 Question Evaluate the following expression. 5^-3 in progress 0 All 8 months 2022-04-16T23:29:21+00:00 2022-04-16T23:29:21+00:00 1 Answer 0

## Answers ( 1 )

5^-3 is 1/125The negative in the exponent makes it so there is a 1 over the problem if there was no negative. When you have a negative in the exponent, the answer will be the reciprocal (opposite) of the question with no negative.

For example,

9^2 = 81

9^-2 = 1/81