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How can you use subtraction to complete an addition problem?

Treat the "plus positive X" as "minus negative X". Example: Positive two plus positive two equals positive four. Positive two minus negative two equals positive four.

What does 20 minus negative 24 equal?

The problem 20 minus negative 24 equals 44 because two negatives become a positive.

Why does a negative number minus a positive equals a negative?

take any negative number, and subtract a positive number..that is the same as adding a negative number and two negative numbers added together are a negative number.

How do you answer 3--2 equals?


What does negative three minus negative two equals?

-3 minus -2 is -1.

A positive plus a positive equals?

A positive plus a positive will equal a positive. However a negative minus a negative will not equal a negative. It will equal a positive.

What is tha sum of two positive numbersTwo negative?

positive plus positive equals positive negative plus negative equals negative

What is a negative minus a positive?

You get a positive subtracted number. A negative minus a positive number will always give a negative answer. And the answer will be more negative than either of the two numbers.

What is negative one minus negative two?

Positive one.

What is 7 minus negative 5?

7 minus negative five would look like 7-(-5). Two negatives equal a positive so the equation looks like 7+5 which equals positive 12

Does a negative subtracted from a negative equals in a negative in algebra?

It can. Negative 2 minus negative 1 = negative 1. However, it sometimes might be positive. Negative 5 minus negative 16 = positive 11. If you have two equal negative variables, such as -a - -a, you will get -2a. -2a may still be positive though, if a is a negative number. An example of having two unequal negative numbers is -a - -b, which is -a + b. That may be positive or negative depending on what a and b are equal to.

Positive minus a negative?

Positive minus a negative = positive plus a positive two negatives make a positive 3- (-1) = 3 + 1 = 4 5- (-7) = 12

What does positive 2 minus negative two equal?

positive 4

What is negative two minus positive eight?

-2 minus 8 is -10.

What is positive two minus negative nineteen?

2 minus -19 is 21.

What is negative nine minus positive two?


What is negative two minus positive four?


What is a positive minus a negative?

The answer is always positive, regardless of the size of the two numbers.

Negative 4 minus negative 3 equals?

-4 - (-3) = -4 + 3 = -1 When there are two negatives the answer is positive =7

What is eight plus negative two?

8 + -2 = 6 SIX. It is as if you are saying 8 minus two which equals 6. A negative is a minus.

What is negative two times negative two?

positive two whoever wrote positive 2 is wrong and most likely intoxicated or below 10 years old..the answer is really positive 4. 2 times two equals four and negative times negative equals positive..positive 4

Multiplying negative numbers?

any two negative numbers multiplied together equals a positive number. any two positives numbers multiplied together equal positive numbers and any negative and positive numbers multiplied together equals a negative.negative, negative = positivenegative, positive = negativepositive, positive = positive

What is two minus negative 1?

3. positive 3

What is 1 - - 1?


What is negative two plus positive five?

it equals positive 3