# How do you find the value of 1.25 x 10^-5?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 9, 2015

The answer is 0.0000125

#### Explanation:

10^-5 is the same as 1/10^5. Any number to a negative power is the same as 1 / number to the positive power

So the answer is worked out on a calculator as 1.25 / 100000