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Q: When a number in a fraction is negative does that mean that the whole fraction is negative?
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Are negative fractions a whole number?

Nope, a whole number is a positive integer. But, if by negative fraction you mean (-6)/(-2) or something to that effect, then yes.


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Yes, I can: multiply them by their negative reciprocal then the result will always be a negative whole number - the number -1. For example 5/8 → 5/8 × -8/5 = -1 However, if you mean by "convert" changing into an equivalent fraction, then only if they are the equivalent of a negative whole number can it be done. For example -8/2 = -4


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if you mean like, (-10)/5, then yes, it is simply a negative fraction, which works just like negative numbers.


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