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Positive times negative equals negative.

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Q: What is a negative times a postive?
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Does a negative times a postive equal a negative?


What does a negative number times a postive number equal?

a negative number

What does a positive times a postive equal?

a positive a negative times a negative also equals a positive

Why does a negative number multiplied by a postive number equal a negative number?

That is part of the basic rules of Math: A: Multiply a Negative and a Negative will result in a Postive. B. Multiply a Negative and a Postive will result in a Negative. BTW, unlike English grammar, rules of Math are true at all times.

Is a negative divided by a negative a positive number?

negative times negative is positive negative divided by a negative is a postive negative times a positive is a negative negative divided by a positive is a negative

Does a negative number plus a postive number equal a negative?

In addition, it depends on which is larger. In multiplication, a negative times a positive is alway negative.

What is a positive number minus a positive?

the difference between a postive and a postive number is a postive or a negative.

A postive divided by a negative?

The quotient is negative.

What do you get when you multiply a postive and a negative?

A negative product

What is a postive times a negative?

Multiplying a positive number by a negative number gives a negative number. For example, 4 x (-2) = -8.

The latin base which means to deny is?

Neg- means negative as in postive iam postive im negative i deny

What do you get when you divide a postive by a negative number.?

A negative number.

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