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perform the computation -1-14

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  1. anonymous
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    Are you confused about addition and subtraction of negative numbers?

  2. anonymous
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    I'm confused about the word computation

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    It just means combine the terms.

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    If I said 'perform the comutation: 1+1' what would you do?

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    add 1+1

  6. anonymous
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    indeed. Here you are given the expression -1 minus 14. So....

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    -15

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    Indeed.

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    thanks

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    how do I write the subtraction as an addition 35-(-43)

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    This video should explain it well. http://www.khanacademy.org/video/adding-subtracting-negative-numbers?playlist=Pre-algebra

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