Q: What is 3 minus negative 8?

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8 minus negative three or 8--3 equal positive 11. The double negative converts the minus sign into a plus sign and the negative into a positive.

-3 minus -11 is 8.

4/3 minus (-3/8) is 1 17/24

9 - -3 = 9 + 3 = 12 12 - 8 = 4 9 - -3 - 8 = 4

5 - (-3) = -8

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8 minus negative three or 8--3 equal positive 11. The double negative converts the minus sign into a plus sign and the negative into a positive.

-3 minus -11 is 8.

It is: -3--8 = 5

4/3 minus (-3/8) is 1 17/24

The answer is nine.

9 - -3 = 9 + 3 = 12 12 - 8 = 4 9 - -3 - 8 = 4

5 - (-3) = -8

When used as an adjective, negative, so minus seven is the same as negative seven.When used as a verb, take away or subtract, so 8 minus 3 is 8, subtract 3.

3 - (-5) + 8(-4) = 8 + (-32) = -24

The answer is 8. 5-(-3)(subtracting a negative is the same as 5+3(adding a positive).

-8 - (-13) = - 8 + 13 = +5 ( minus a minus is a plus)

it will be 5-(-3)=5+3=8.