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Jessica_808
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What happens when you subtract a number from a negative number?
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Jessica_808 Group Title
What happens when you subtract a number from a negative number?
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Animefreak_gal Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Any examples of what your talking. ~ I'm some how a bit confused.
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Jessica_808 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Oh! Um...like: 65=? I believe that it is 11. estudier helped me with that so I hope I remember it.
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Jessica_808 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Thank you for your concern though. That was kind of you. :)
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Animefreak_gal Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
65 would equal to 11 as you remembered.
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JonnyMcA Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
If you subtract a number from a negative number, it just becomes even more negative. If you think of it as a number line from left to right, with negative numbers on the left, and positive on the right (with zero being teh middle), then if you subtract a number from another, then you move to the left a corresponding distance on that line. So 6 would be 6 spaces left of zero. If you subtract 5 from it, you move 5 more spaces to the left, and end up at 11.
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
think of negative numbers as being in a hole; the more dirt you subtract from the hole, the deeper you go.
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gandalfwiz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
good explanation, amistre!
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Jessica_808 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Thank you for explaining :)
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