answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

There are just three possible cases:

Positive integer: positive x positive = positive.

Negative integer: negative x negative = positive.

Zero: zero x zero = zero.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-01-14 02:29:05
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why does the product of an integer multiplied by itself cannot be negative?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Can a negative integers can an fraction?

A negative integer cannot BE a fraction, but it can be part of a fraction.


Why cant a negative integer be greater than a positive integer?

By definition, a negative integer is any integer less than zero. Similarly, a positive integer is any integer greater than zero. It should be immediately obvious that an integer cannot be both less than and greater than zero. Therefore, a negative integer cannot be greater than a positive integer.


The sum of zero and a negative integer is always sometimes or never zero?

The sum of zero and a negative integer can never be zero - it will always be negative and nonzero. Although zero is also an integer, it is neither negative nor positive and cannot be the other integer used.


What is puls multiplied by minus?

You cannot multiply "operations" together, that is meaningless. If you are referring to a positive number multiplied by a negative number, the result would be negative.


Why negative pi is a negative rational number that is not an integer?

The question cannot be answered because it is based on a false premise: negative pi is NOT a negative rational number.


What can you conclude about the signs of two integers whose product is positive and negative?

The product of two integers cannot be "positive and negative".


Why is the product of of two negative integers always negative?

The question cannot be answered because it is based on the wrong premise that "the product of two negative integers always negative".


What is the greatest product of 11?

That number is infinite. There is no number so large that it cannot be multiplied by 11.


What is the difference between signed integer and unsigned integer?

An unsigned integer cannot be negative. It has a maximum positive value twice that of a signed integer. Max signed: 128 Max signed: 256 I could be off by one there, though.


How do you convert an negative int to char in java?

char can hold only positive integer values. Therefore, a negative int cannot be converted into a char.


What is the reduced fraction for 225?

225 is an integer and so cannot be reduced.225 is an integer and so cannot be reduced.225 is an integer and so cannot be reduced.225 is an integer and so cannot be reduced.


Is it true a fraction cannot be an integer?

Yes a fraction cannot be an integer.


What does it mean when an integer has parallel lines around it?

It means the absolute value of the integer, or its distance from 0. Since a distance cannot be negative, the absolute value is always positive.


Can 1.56 be an integer?

1.56 cannot be an integer, since the set of integers do not include any decimal numbers, only whole numbers, negative or positive (including 0).


Why -1 is the greatest integer?

It is not - so the question is seriously flawed. If you stated that -1 was the greatest (most positive) negative integer you would be correct. However, numbers are infinite so you cannot state a greatest integer. Integers are both positive and negative numbers, but have to be whole numbers


What are the five consecuutive odd integers starting with negative six?

Since negative six is not an odd integer, there cannot be any set of odd integers starting from it.


Difference between an integer and a whole number?

An integer is any non-decimal number like 5 or -3 or 0. An whole number is any non-negative, non-decimal number like 0 or 3 or 5. An integer can be a negative number whereas a whole number cannot be negative. And that all have a freat day !!$


Why is it possible to find a real cube root of a negative number but not a real square root of a negative number?

You cannot get real square root of a negative number because two numbers multiplied by themselves are always positive You can always get a real cube root of a negative number because three negative numbers multiplied by themselves give a negative .


How do you express negative two as a fraction?

You cannot because -2 is an integer and not a fraction. However, if you must, it can be expressed in rational form as -2/1 which cannot be simplified.


Can you said that natsurl numbers is equivalenat to integer?

Assuming that "natsurl" is intended to be natural, the answer is NO. Integers can be negative, natural numbers cannot.


How do you change 3861 into a mixed number?

You cannot. 3861 is an integer and so is not a mixed number. You cannot. 3861 is an integer and so is not a mixed number. You cannot. 3861 is an integer and so is not a mixed number. You cannot. 3861 is an integer and so is not a mixed number.


What is the definition of a counting number it cannot be a fraction decimal percentage or negative number?

A positive integer.


Why can't you factor negative radical numbers?

You cannot factor negative radical numbers because the square of a number must always be positive. A negative number multiplied by a negative number produces a positive number. So, it is impossible to have a negative radical.


What two square numbers multiplied by each other equal 12?

There cannot be such a pair. a2 and b2 when multiplied together give a2b2 = (ab)2 So if two square numbers are multiplied together, their product is a square. 12 is not a square so the two numbers cannot exist.


What is 56.25 percent as a consecutive integers?

56.25% is not an integer and so cannot be expressed as a sum, difference, product or quotient of consecutive integers.