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9-71.

In a previous course you may have learned that

Each exponent (the smaller number to the top right of the

) represents another by which to multiply.

What is the exponent in this problem?

That will be the number of fives to multiply together.

Remember, when multiplying fractions, you simply multiply the numerators together and denominators together.

The product of three negative numbers is a negative number.