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Two negatives make a positive in multiplication and division

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Do two negatives make a positive?

Yes two negatives do make a positive if you multiply.

Do two negatives make a positive when you subtract?


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.

Is two negatives and a positive 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.

How do you subtract two negative numbers?

2 negatives make a positive

Can two negatives make positive?

They can if the binary operation is multiplication or division.

When does two negatives make a positive?

When two negative real numbers are multiplied together, the product is a positive real number.

What is 3 divided by -3?


Do two negitives make a positive?

Yes, because the two negatives cancel each other out.

What happens when two negatives are next to each other?

If you add two negative numbers, the result is negative.If you multiply two negative numbers, the result is positive.

Two negatives equal what?

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

What is the answer if you divide two negatives?

The answer is positive.

What is the result of two negatives?

A positive.

Can ah O negative and a O negative have a baby with O positive?

No. Two negatives can't make a positive.

What does 2 negatives make?

a positive

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

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

Do 2 negatives equal a positive yes or no?

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

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.

Do 3 negatives make a positive?

No, its negative.

Will the quotient determined by two negatives be a positive or negative value?


Do two negatives make an affirmative in English?

Well it depends on what the negatives are for example if it is "no I didn't" then that statement is still negative but if it is something like "no I never" then 1. That is incorrect grammar 2. that is a positive statement as the two negatives will cancel out.