If *f(x)* = 5*x*^{2} – 3*x* – 2, then *f*(-4) = ?

A. -70

B. -4

C. 70

D. 80

E. 90

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If *f(x)* = 5*x*^{2} – 3*x* – 2, then *f*(-4) = ?

A. -70

B. -4

C. 70

D. 80

E. 90

The correct answer is E. Plug in -4 in place of *x* in the equation to find f(-4).

5(-4)^{2} – 3(-4) – 2

5(16) + 12 – 2

80 + 12 – 2 = 90