## Finite Math and Applied Calculus (6th Edition)

$$0.2$$
1. Applying one of the exponent laws, add all of the exponents together, keeping the base number (5) the same: $$2+−3+2+−2=-1$$ $$5^{-1}$$ 2. Evaluate the exponent to get the answer: $$5^{-1}=0.2$$