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In math when you are given a negative and a positive number, you should write down the sign of the greatest number and subtract the smaller number from the greatest number. In the problem 3 - 9, three is the positive number, and nine is the negative number. This means you should write down the negative number's sign and subtract 3 from 9, and your answer should be -6.

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Because "minus a negative" is tha same as "plus a positive". So, a positive minus a negative is a positive plus a positive which is a positive.

its negative 4........

Because minus a negative number is equivalent to plus a positive number. So, in effect, you have a positive number plus a positive number and that is going to be positive.

-6 + +8 = +2

a negative subtracted by a positive will always equal a negative.

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No it equals negative. (-)+(+)=(-)

Negative answer if the negative number is bigger. Positive answer if the positive number is bigger.

Because "minus a negative" is tha same as "plus a positive". So, a positive minus a negative is a positive plus a positive which is a positive.

A positive plus a positive will equal a positive. However a negative minus a negative will not equal a negative. It will equal a positive.

1 plus negative 10 is equal to -9.

A positive

6 + (-1) positive and negative will equal negative. so it's 6-1 that would equal 5. positive and positive= positive positive negative= negative negative negative = positive negative positive= negative

No, it equals a positive. (+)+(+)=(+)

The answer is negative 3.

A negative number.

negative 2

negative 4

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