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  • If you subtract a positive number, you move to the left.
  • If you subtract a negative number, you move to the right.
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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

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How do you subtract a positive number from a positive number?

to subtract a positive integer :move LEFT. The answer will get smaller


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What is the sum of two consecutive integers is 237?

Algebraically, X = integers. X + (X + 1) = 237 gather all terms on the left 2X + 1 = 237 subtract 1 from each side 2X = 236 divide both sides integers by 2 X = 118 --------------so, X + 1 = 119 ----------------so, The two consecutive integers that = 237 are 118 and 119 -------------------


How do you use a numberline to tell which of two integers are smaller?

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Can you subtract integers without the use of a number line?

Quite easily. Think about what the difference is between the number that you want to subtract and the number that you have. E.g I have the number 10, and I wish to subtract 6 from it: 10-6. To get from 6 to 10, I need to add 4. So in this case, when I minus 6 from 10, I'm left with 4 remaining. So, 10-6=4 Or, let's say I have 16, and I wish to take away 10. To get from 10 to 16, I need to add 6. So whan I minus 10 from 16, I am left with 6 remaining. This means that: 16-10=6 This technique works for subtracting any integer (or any decimal).

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