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# How do you solve 2 divided by negative 8?

Updated: 9/18/2023

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Agustina Macejkovic

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2/8 is 1/4 or .25. a positive divided by negative is negative- so -1/4 or -.25

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### What is the answer to negative 8 divided by negative 2 plus 5 multiplied negative one half minus 25 divided by 5?

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