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Q: What is the result of adding an integer and it's opposite?

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Because of the definition of addition and subtraction. When looking at a real number line: when you add you move to the left or up, when you add the opposite of a number you move in the opposite direction.

The opposite integer of 4 is -4?

yes. the opposite of a positive integer is the same except negative and vice versa ( ex: the opposite integer of -6 is 6. if you multiply them, it equals zero)

In the context of an additive opposite, the answer is -9.

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adding its opposite?

Because of the definition of addition and subtraction. When looking at a real number line: when you add you move to the left or up, when you add the opposite of a number you move in the opposite direction.

Yes because you are always adding.

The opposite integer of 4 is -4?

No. Adding negative integers will result in an integer that is more negative.

4. The opposite of an integer is a positive if the integer is negative and negative it the integer is positive.

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Yes, because subtrating a negative number is the same thing as adding a positive number.

An integer is a whole number. Adding a integer would just mean to add a whole number.

yes. the opposite of a positive integer is the same except negative and vice versa ( ex: the opposite integer of -6 is 6. if you multiply them, it equals zero)

Difference. A sum is the result of adding two numbers, and a difference is the result of subtracting two numbers.

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