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Q: When dividing two negatives does it equal a positive?

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It is said that two negatives equal a positive when multiplying them with coefficients.

positive two negatives equal a positive a positive times a positive is a positive.

When combining (adding) two negatives you get a negative. When multiplying two negatives you will get a positive.

It changes because two negatives make a positive!!!!!!!!!!!!

Yes two negatives do make a positive if you multiply.

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Yes, when multiplying or dividing two negatives the result is a positive number.

It is said that two negatives equal a positive when multiplying them with coefficients.

positive two negatives equal a positive a positive times a positive is a positive.

When combining (adding) two negatives you get a negative. When multiplying two negatives you will get a positive.

For negatives, two negatives equal a positive & all goes for positive

Yes, when a positive is divided by a negative, it is negative. ex: 4/-2 would equal -2. It takes two negatives to make a positive in math when you are multiplying or dividing.

There is no such thing as a positive or a negative zero. A negative divided by a positive is a negative, and a positive divided by a negative is a negative. If you have a negative and a positive, the answer will be a negative. But if you have two negatives or two positives as the dividend and divisor, the answer will be a positive. In other words, dividing two positives or two negatives will always give you a positive. But dividing a positive and a negative will always give you a negative.

When multiplied. Such as -2*-2=4

Only if you multiply or divide them.

It changes because two negatives make a positive!!!!!!!!!!!!

The two negatives cancel out and the number becomes positive.

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