How do you simplify (-3/5) ^3?

Jun 21, 2016

$- \frac{27}{125}$

Explanation:

A power of 3, called cubed, means three bases multiplied together.

In this case it is the fraction $- \frac{3}{5} \times - \frac{3}{5} \times - \frac{3}{5}$

Multiply all the numerators and multiply all the denominators.

This can also be written as $- {3}^{3} / {5}^{3}$

$- \frac{27}{125}$