**Answer:** f(x) = 1

**Step-by-step explanation:**

They tell us what we need to do, we must **substitute** x for 0 in the **original function **to find the **initial value**.

f(x) = (\frac{1}{4} )^x

f(x) = (\frac{1}{4} )^0

f(x) = 1

* *Anything raised to the power of 0 is equal to 1.*