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A negative number multiplied by a negative yields a positive answer.

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What does a positive number times a negative number equal?

a negative number


What does a negative number times a postive number equal?

a negative number


Does a negative number times a positive number equal a positive or a negative number?

Negative.


What does positive times a negative equal?

A negative number


Does negative times a negative times a negative equal a positive?

No - it results in a negative number.


Does a negative and a posotive number equal a negative?

A negative number TIMES a positive number will equal a negative number. A negative number DIVIDED BY a positive number (or vice versa) will equal a negative number. With addition and subtraction, it all depends on what the numbers are.


Does a double negative equal a positive?

two times a negative number does not equal 0.


Does a negative number times a positive number equal a positive number?

No. An odd number of negatives in multiplication is negative.


Why is a negative number times a negative number always equal a positive number?

because you are dividing with same signs


Does a negative number plus a negative number equal a positive or a negative number?

It could equal both a negagtive number or a positive number. To get a definite positive or negative you times or divide. Well in addition and subtraction negative plus a negative equals a bigger negative. Kinda like -4+-4 =-8, but in multiplication and division 2 negatives equal a positive. -2 times-2 =positive 4.


Does a negative number times a negative number equal a positive number?

Yes, as long as you don't count zero as either positive or negative.


Does negative n always equal a negative number?

No it doesn't. If the n is a negative number, it would equal a positive number. For example: -n=6 n must be -6 because a negative times negative equals positive.


Does a negative number plus a postive number equal a negative?

In addition, it depends on which is larger. In multiplication, a negative times a positive is alway negative.


Does a negative plus a negative number equal a positive number?

Yes. -4 times -3 = 12


Does a negative number times a negative equal a neg answer?

No, a negative number times a negative number will equal a positive answer. e.g. -2 x-2 = 4 (a positive 4) e.g. -3 x -3 = 9 (positive)


How does a negative number divided by a negative number equal a positive number?

The devision simbol means how many times a number can go into a number, so a negative number, like -5, goes into -25 5 times, and that's the answer.


How do you multyply integers?

when you have a negative times a negative it will equal a positive but when you have a negative times a positive it will equal a negative no matter what!


Is a negative integer times a negative integer equal to a positive integer?

Yes, and also a negative integer divided by a negative integer is equal to a positive number (but not necessarily an integer).


Does a negative number times positive infinity equal negative infinity?

Yes. Multiplying a negative number by a very large positive number will equal a large negative number. If you have the function y = -x, then as x approaches infinity, y will approach negative infinity at the same rate.


What is a negative number times a negative number equal?

If the signs of both numbers are the same, the product will be positive. If the signs of the numbers are different, the product will be negative.


What does a positive times a positive times a negative equal?

a negative. positives times other positives equal positives. but if you multiply them by a negative it becomes a negative.


What does negative times a negative equal?

A negative times a negative equals a positive.


What does a negative times a positive equal?

A negative times a positive is a negative.


Why a negative number times a negative number equal a positive number?

if it is not like that then the answer wont be write. Well, It is to be known that two negatives make a positive.


What is 7 times -12?

19