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+ and - are opposites

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6 and -6 are opposites

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What does opposites mean in math?

It means negatives

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What is the opposite of a calculator?

Calculators do not have opposites because they are inanimate objects that serve a unique purpose (to answer math questions).

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The concept of an opposite is simple. The opposite of a number is a negative. For example, the opposite of 35 is -35.

What is the definition for opposites in math sixth grade math?

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What is the opposite of 'component'?

There are opposites of some adverbs and adjectives. The idea of "opposites" is conceptually weak and not all words have opposites.

Are parallel and perpendicular opposites?

Yes, parallel and perpendicular are opposites.

When was Collapsing Opposites created?

Collapsing Opposites was created in 2002.

Are analogies always opposites?

No, sometimes they are not opposites like captain to ship.

When was Ceremony of Opposites created?

Ceremony of Opposites was created in 1994-01.

How could one be good at math but bad at writing essays and vice versa?

Mathematics and Writing are total polar opposites: people who are great with math have a load of difficulty with essays and the same rule goes for people who are good at writing papers

What is the set of counting numbers and their opposites?

The answer depends on what is meant by "their opposites". If you mean additive opposites then the set is of all non-zero integers.

How strong are ionic bonds?

Because there is an attraction between the opposites. Opposites attract.

What rhymes with opposites?

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In chemistry how do opposites attract?

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Well not opposites but, Tweety is a bird and Sylvester is a cat.

When was Opposites Attract created?

Opposites Attract was created on 1989-11-28.

What is the opposite of clear?

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Give you a list of different types of opposites?

give me different types of opposites means i am asking that i need some different types or kinds of opposites

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Why don't decimals have opposites?

because opposites must be a integer/whole number no matter what.

Acid and neutral are opposites true or false?

False. Acids and bases can be said to be opposites.