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What does a positive times a positive equal?

A positive number multiplied by another positive number yields a positive number. A negative number multiplied by another negative number also yields a positive number. Only multiplying a negative number by a positive number (or the other way around) yields a negative number as the product.


Negative divided by a poitive?

The answer of a negative number multiplied by (or divided by) a positive number will be a negative number.


What is -5 squared?

(-5)2 = (-5)*(-5) = 25 a negative multiplied with a negative gives you a positive


Why does negative two plus positive two equal zero?

Because if a negative is multiplied by another negative it will always be positive. But, if a positive is multiplied or divided by a negative it will always be negative. If the two signs are the same and or being multiplied or divided they will be positive. If the two signs are different and or being multiplied or divided will be negative. True, but the question is not about multiplication, but addition. i like to think of it like this on a number line there are positives and negatives -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 if you added 2 to zero you move up to the number positive 2 then move down two number, which represents subtracting two or negative two. you should end up on zero


Does a negative and a negative equal a positive?

If you multiply a positive number by a negative it always equals a negative number.Depends what you mean by "and".If they're added: neverIf they're subtracted: sometimesIf they're multiplied or divided: always

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Is a negative multiplied by a negative equal a negative?

No, a negative multiplied by a negative is a positive, as is of course a positive multiplied by a positive. Only when a negative is multiplied by a positive is the answer negative.


What would 3 x - 4?

-1


What is three multiplied by negative 1?

That would be negative three. A negative multiplied by a negative is a positive. A negative multiplied by a positive is still a negative.


What sign is the answer to a minus divided by a minus?

a negative divided or multiplied by a negative is a positive a negative and a positive multiplied or divided by each other is a negative a negative divided or multiplied by a negative is a positive a negative and a positive multiplied or divided by each other is a negative


Is a negative multiplied by a positive a positive?

No, it is a negative


Is a positive number multiplied by a negative number a positive answer?

No No. Positive number multiplied by a negative number gives a negative number.


Is product is plus or minus?

if 2 positive numbers are multiplied, then the product is positive. if 2 negative numbers are multiplied, the product is positive. if a positive and a negative number are multiplied, the product is negative.


A negative and a positive equals?

A negative and a positive when multiplied makes negative.


What is a Negative multiplied by a negative equal?

A positive.


What does a negative multiplied by a negative equal?

A positive


Would a positive multiplied by a negative be a positive?

No. A positive times a negative is always negative. A negative times a negative is always a positive.


What two negative numbers equal positive one?

Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.Any two negative numbers multiplied by each other will result in a positive number.

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