Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter 5 - Section 5.1 - Exponents - Exercise Set: 13

Answer

4

Work Step by Step

We are asked to evaluate $x^{2}$ when $x=-2$. We can plug in the given value directly and evaluate. $x^{2}=(-2)^{2}=-2\times-2=4$
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