# How do you evaluate (- \frac { 5} { 3} ) ^ { 5} \times ( - \frac { 5} { 3} ) ^ { 3}?

Apr 23, 2018

$59.537$

#### Explanation:

Whenever you have two things multiplied and you have an exponent remember the product rule :

${x}^{a} \cdot {x}^{b} = {x}^{a + b}$

So here that would give:

${\left(- \frac{5}{3}\right)}^{5 + 3} = 59.537$