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What happens when you add negative to positive?

Adding a negative amount is equivalent to subtracting a positive amount.


What is equivalent to adding a negative number?

Subtracting its additive inverse. (In principle, this is valid for adding positive numbers as well.)


What is the rules for algeraba for subtracting negatives?

Subtracting a negative is the same as adding the equivalent positive. For example, subtracting minus 10 is the same as adding 10.


How do you subtract fractions with negative fractions?

Subtracting a negative fraction is the same as adding its positive equivalent.


What is similar to subtracting a positive integer from a negative integer?

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How is adding to negative integers the same as and different from subtracting two positive integers?

No- adding negative numbers is like adding positive numbesr , except the answer is negative.


What happens when you subtract a negative from a posotive?

Subtracting a negative is like adding a positive; the result will be positive.


Why is positive minus negative positive plus positive?

To subtract a negative number is the equivalent of adding a positive number. Subtracting is the opposite of adding. If adding a negative number is equivalent to subtraction, then subtracting a negative number must be equivalent to addition. A big positive number, such as, let us say, having a large bank account, is the opposite of having a large debt, which would be a negative amount of money. If you owe a thousand dollars, that means you have negative $1000. If you can subtract that debt by paying it off, then you have added $1000 to your net worth. so it makes perfect sense.


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