Monday

March 2, 2015

March 2, 2015

Posted by **Delilah** on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 7:18pm.

Taylor completed the problem below. Describe and correct the error in the problem.

2–4 = –2 • –2 • –2 •–2 =16 (1 point)

1. Taylor changed the negative exponent to a negative base.

2. (0 pts) Taylor did not multiply correctly. The answer should be 16.

3. Taylor made the answer positive. It should be –16.

1. Taylor did not multiply by –1. The problem should be multiply by negative one.

Please explain why the answer is correct. Thanks!

- 7th grade math -
**Kyleigh**, Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 3:33pmThe answer is obviously 16.

- 7th grade math -
**Delilah**, Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 7:18pmActually it is not... because that is what i told my math teacher and she said it was wrong... thanks anyway, though.

- 7th grade math -
**gaberiel**, Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 12:23pmThe answer is 1. Taylor changed the negative exponent to a negative base

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - ms.sue help asap 1. which exponent makes the statement true? 1/5^9 =5^? 9...

Calculus - Hi~ Thank you for your help! I was trying to work on a problem about ...

calculus-- need help desperately! - The Taylor series about x=5 for a certain ...

Math - Hello, I am learning about Taylor series in school, but they are quite ...

Calc 2 taylor series - use the definition of a taylor series to find the Taylor ...

Calculus - Taylor #2 - Find the Taylor series for f(x) centered at the given ...

math (taylor polynomials) - Find the degree 3 Taylor polynomial T3(x) of the ...

Calculus - Taylor - could you please help me with solving this problem? #1) Find...

calculus - how do i use a taylor series centered at some x value to approximate ...

PHYSICS - Taylor Swift leaves Philadelphia for a concert in Dallas. Kellie ...