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Q: Why will a negative number divided by a negative number equal a positive?

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A positive number divided by a negative number equals a negative number.

A negative number.

A negative number.

Yes, the only time a quotient is negative is when a negative and a positive number are divided.

A negative divided or multiplied by a negative is always positive. Just like how in English, a double-negative is positive.

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A negative divided by a negative is a positive.

A positive number divided by a negative number equals a negative number.

Negative.

it is negative number

A negative number.

A negative number.

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a negative number

A negative number.

Yes, the only time a quotient is negative is when a negative and a positive number are divided.

It will turn into A negative number.