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The difference between any numbers is always positive.

Q: Is the difference of a positive integer and a negative integer always positive?

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False.

Always.

Only when the integers are the same but otherwise no.

The quotient of a positive integer by a negative is always negative. Say this to yourself a couple times: "MULTIPLICATION: minus times minus is plus (negative x negative = positive).....minus times plus is minus (negative x positive = negative).....plus times plus is plus (positive x positive = positive) DIVISION: minus divi minus is plus (negative ÷ negative = positive)......minus divi plus is minus (negative ÷ positive = negative).....plus divi plus is plus (positive ÷ positive = positive)"

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No, a positive minus a negative can be either or positive or a negative.

no sometimes there positive i

Yes.

No, because if the positive was 8, and the negative was -4, the difference would be positive four.

No, because if the positive was 8, and the negative was -4, the difference would be positive four.

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The difference between a positive integer and a negative integer is ALWAYS positive.Suppose X and Y are positive so that -Y is negative,The the difference two numbers, A and B is A - B so the difference between X and (-Y) is X - (-Y) which equals X + Y. The sum of two positive numbers is always positive.

No, not counting zero,the difference is always positive since minus a minus is plus

No. The sum of a positive integer and a negative integer has the same sign as the larger integer.

Negative

always a negative

always a negative