Q: Is 2 minus 5 negative 3?

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No. 3 - -2 = 5 -2 - 3 = -5

2 - (-3) = 5 (The minus a negative becomes a positive, thus 2 + 3 = 5).

-2 - 3 = -5

-3 1/3 minus -5 2/3 = 2 1/3

negative seven, but if you were subtracting -2 from -5 it would be -3

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No. 3 - -2 = 5 -2 - 3 = -5

(-5)-(-3)-(-1)-1-3-5 (-2)-(-1)-1-3-5(-1)-1-3-5 (-2)-3-5 (-5)-5 (-10)

2 - (-3) = 5 (The minus a negative becomes a positive, thus 2 + 3 = 5).

Positive 3 plus negative 5 minus negative 2 minus positive 4 is equal to -4.

negative 5

3 - 5 = -2

-3 minus -2 is -1.

-2 - 3 = -5

-3 1/3 minus -5 2/3 = 2 1/3

-1/5 minus -2/7 is 3/35

The answer is -7. minus three plus one is minus two, adding a negative is the same as subtraction and so plus negative five means minus 5 so the sum is -2-5=-7 The Sum= -3+1-5 -2-5 -7

negative seven, but if you were subtracting -2 from -5 it would be -3