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Q: Why you use negative numbers?

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negative numbers> temperature.

Some people work as a teacher or a mathmetition, they use negative numbers in their everyday lives. Some people use negative numbers when they are overdue.

You use negative numbers to represent subtractions (10-5 is same as 10 + -5) Also, you use these to represent things that can be negative.

You use a negative rational number when an answer is below zero.

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Negative numbers are often used when there are opposites; in this case, one of the opposites is assigned positive numbers, the other, negative numbers. For example, you might:* Use positive numbers for positions above sea level, and negative for below sea level. * Use positive numbers for money you have in your bank account; negative numbers for money you owe others. * Use positive numbers for northern latitudes, and negative numbers for southern latitudes. Or vice versa. * There are lots of other situations where opposites are involved, but you probably get the idea.

they wanted numbers below zero and called them negative numbers

cause we can that's why

Negative rational numbers are used in the same way that negative whole numbers are used: they are simply the additive inverses of their positive counterparts.

the number is 10000 because that is what negative numbers go up to

I am glad you asked, I had some homework on positive and negative numbers and needed info, the countries that use these kind of numbers are definitely USA and the UK.

There are lots of things people use negative numbers for. You use negative numbers when you see temperature and sea levels. In stock markets and in banks negative numbers are used. Go look in the freezer, negative numbers there. Play golf? Football? Football field there is negative numbers. Also when you borrow money, you have $0, then you want to buy ice cream, which is $1. So you borrow your friend's money. Now you don't have $0, you have $-0. I wish my explanation helped^^!

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