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Q: What is The opposite of a negative number?

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positive number because on a scale of zero, the negatives are going to the left side and the opposite side has the same number but opposite, in this case, negative 4 is the opposite of 4

A negative number. (ex. -9)

The [multiplicative] opposite of -2 is -0.5, which is negative.

The opposite of negative is positive

If you're talking about multiplication or division, then opposite signs will result in a negative number.

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never a negative number * * * * * ... true if, by opposite, you mean the additive inverse. However, the multplicative inverse is also an opposite. And the multiplicative inverse of a negative number is always negative.

It is the sign that is opposite, not the number But if the number magnitude is the same, it is correct to say that ,for example, negative 6 is the opposite of positive six. But negative 4 is not the opposite of negative 8, for example

A negative number?

opposites somehow like a positive number is the opposite of a negative and a negative number is the opposite of a positive

It's opposite is a negative. :P

positive number because on a scale of zero, the negatives are going to the left side and the opposite side has the same number but opposite, in this case, negative 4 is the opposite of 4

No.

no

no

A negative number. (ex. -9)

Yes, and the opposite holds true as well.

Are you serious? A positive number.

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