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# Is 5 and -5 the same number?

Updated: 9/26/2023 Wiki User

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No because -5 is less than 5   Earn +20 pts
Q: Is 5 and -5 the same number?
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### What is the symbol for a danish number 5?

the same as English, Danish has the same number symbols...

### How is 5 a palindromic number?

A number is said to be palindromic when it remains the same when it is reversed. 5 reversed is 5 itself.

### If you subtract a negative number from a number will the answer be smaller or bigger than the original number?

Subtracting a negative number has the same effect as adding a positive number, the two negative actions cancel each other out. Therefore, for example, 5 - (-5) is the same as 5 + 5 = 10.

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### When subtracting a negative number why do you move to the right on the number line instead of the left?

Subtracting a negative number is the same as adding a positive number. Also, adding a negative number is the same as subtracting a positive number. -7 + (-5) = -7 - 5 = -12 -7 - (-5) = -7 + 5 = -2

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### What is an communitive property of addition?

The commutative property of addition states that a number plus another number equals the same number plus the same number in reverse order. An example of this is 2+5=5+3.

### What number is the same when rounded nearest hundred and ten?

Any number that is in a 5 number range from the 100 is the same rounded. For example 95 is in a five number range and 7305 is in a 5 number range.

### What number is between 5 and 5?

There is no number between 5 and 5. It is the same point on the number line and a word like between would imply a space from one point to the next on the number line.