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Q: When you add and subtract decimals with different signs how do you determine the sign?

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Same rules as adding whole numbers with different signs.

You add all the numbers with + signs and subtract all that have minus signs.

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Ignore the signs and subtract the smaller number from the larger one.

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In addition different signs you subtract and give the sign of the bigger number. Ex: 6+(-8)= -14

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You subtract the smaller from the larger and give the answer the sign of the number with the larger absolute value.

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if the signs are different then u put the larger sing down then u subtract if if the signs are the same then u put the same sign down then u add

(-10) - (-5) = (-5) when subtracting a negative number from another negative number if the first number is larger that the second number then you just subtract the to numbers. don't worry about the signs just subtract the numbers when your done put the sign of the first number on again.

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