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Q: Does a negative number result when you subtract a larger number from a smaller number?

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Numbers don't stop in either direction. If you subtract a larger number from a smaller one, the answer will be negative.

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The answer to the problem is -40. When you subtract a larger number from a smaller number, the result is a negative number.

You subtract smaller number from larger and take sign of the larger For example negative 7 + 4 = -3

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if you want to subtract a bigger number from a smaller one, first subtract smaller number from bigger one add negative sign in front of answer you got

Subtract a positive value from it. Add a negative value to it. Multiply by a number smaller than 1 Divide by a number larger than 1.

You can it just goes to negatives

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-5 Here is a quick tip, when the negative number is larger, pretend it is positive and subtract the smaller one from it. Then just put the negative sign back on

Yes. If it was negative then .15 would be larger. Unless it’s negative then the smaller number is smaller. If negative, the smaller number would be larger. If that makes sense.

subtract the smaller number from the larger number.

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