It doesn't matter because truth is relative so it can equal whatever I want it to.
I'm going to say Iceland.
No, you're a fucking moron. Partly because parthesis are used in such situations, not brackets, and partly because it's not fucking necessary for this for anyone who isn't an incompetent fucktard. -1 is a number, squaring is an operation. OP is referring to the square of negative one, not the negative of one squared. Kill yourself and go to hell, faggot fucking cunthole.
>implying it's adding the square of a negative number
>purposely write unclear math problem
>depending on how you interpret it, there is two answers
>post on 4chan
>watch people fight over which answer is right
>question is wrong
>people fight over answer
classic 4chin ruse
Holy shit, the cancer. -1^2 = 1 because -1 is its own term. The only way this isn't true is if the equation explicitly used parenthesis like so,
Cancer, all of you.
That's another way to put it, although most textbooks don't write it that way because that's just too in your face explicit and redundant. They figured that most people would figure that
Go suck a big black cock and die, faggit.