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SchrodingerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Let me first ask, do you know how positives and negatives multiply? This is pretty basic so what exactly do you know about multiplication?
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aaron94Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i just have a hard time with the negatives
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SchrodingerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
No problem, so what would six times four be then? (6)(4). Just ignore the negative sign for the moment.
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
()*()=(+) ()*(+)=()
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SchrodingerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Then, since it's a negative number, it would literally just be the negative of that. So (6)(4) = 24.
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aaron94Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks @ajprincess. that really helped... you too Schrodinger
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You are welcome @aaron94
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SchrodingerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yup, it's \[(6)(4) = 24.\]
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aaron94Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what about (50) ÷ (2)?
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SchrodingerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
When you divide a negative number by a negative number, it's what's commonly referred to as a "double negative", and the number comes out positive. So \[(50)\div(2) = (50)\div(2)\] So just divide 50 by 2. WHat do you get?
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
()/()=(+) ()/(+)=() (+)/()=() (+)/(+)=(+)
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ajprincessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
U are right. That's the answer.
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aaron94Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks @ajprincess those are really good notes
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