# Pre-algebra

What is the answer to negative 4 to the fourth power?

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1. -256

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2. -256 is not the correct answer.

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3. To clarify:
(-4)^4 is not equal to -256.

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4. (-4)^4 = (-4)(-4)(-4)(-4) = ?

Remember that (-4)(-4) = 16

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