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When multiplied. Such as -2*-2=4

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Q: When do two negatives equal a positive?
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Two negatives equal what?

It is said that two negatives equal a positive when multiplying them with coefficients.

When you multiply two negatives by a positive will the answer be a negative or a positive?

positive two negatives equal a positive a positive times a positive is a positive.

What do two negatives equal two?

When combining (adding) two negatives you get a negative. When multiplying two negatives you will get a positive.

Does two negatives equal a positive?

Multiplying and dividing two negatives does equal a positive. Adding two negatives equals a negative, but subtracting two negatives may or may not equal a positive. Ex. -2 * -4 = 8 -10/-2 = 5 -2+ -4 = -6 -4- -2 = -2 -2- -4 = 2

Do 2 negatives equal a positive yes or no?

Yes, when multiplying or dividing two negatives the result is a positive number.

Is subtracting a negative number the same as adding a positive number?

For negatives, two negatives equal a positive & all goes for positive

Does two negatives equal one positive?

Only if you multiply or divide them.

Why is a negative multiplied by a negative equal a positive?

The two negatives cancel out and the number becomes positive.

When dividing two negatives does it equal a positive?

Actually it does, whenever you mulitply and divide two negative and two positive numbers they always equal a positive number. When you multiply and divide a negative and positive they always equal a negative number.

Do two negatives make a positive?

Yes two negatives do make a positive if you multiply.

When do two negatives make a positive?

Two negatives make a positive in multiplication and division

Is two negatives and a positive a positive?


A negaotive times a positive equals?

a negative but of there are a equal number of negatives then a positive... the negatives counter each other

Why is minus 7 times minus 7 plus 49?

two negatives always equal a positive

Does a negative plus a negative equal a positive numder?

No. It is more negative than either of the two negatives.

What is the answer if you divide two negatives?

The answer is positive.

What is the result of two negatives?

A positive.

Does 6 an equal -6-a?


Does 2 negatives equal a positive?

No 2 negatives do not equal a positive because for example. : -2 + -2 = -4. You can see that when you add these 2 negative numbers right here they equal to another negative number.

What two factors of 4 give you a sum of -4?


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.

In algebra is there a rule that states multipling two negatives or adding two negatives equals a positive?

yes !

How do you find the sum of two negatives?

in a positive

If you add two negatives do you get a positive?


What happens when you divide two negatives?

you get a positive.