# Question #4f00a

Nov 2, 2017

Oh, yooo betcha.

#### Explanation:

x raised to a negative exponent is the same as one over x to the positive value of that exponent.

So, $y = {x}^{-} 5 = \frac{1}{x} ^ 5$

Which is definitely a function in the part of Texas I come from.
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