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# Is -12 smaller than -2

Updated: 4/28/2022

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11y ago

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Betty Tromp

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11y ago

-12 has a greater absolute value (magnitude) than -2 has.

But -2 is greater (more positive) than -12, and -12 is less (less positive) than -2 .

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