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UnkleRhaukus
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what is the
difference between
negative and minus
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UnkleRhaukus Group Title
what is the difference between negative and minus
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ilikephysics2 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
there is no difference bro
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ilikephysics2 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont think there is its the same
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well i just watched a (logic) lecture where the professor stressed that the difference was important, even thought he failed to explain what is was
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
negative is a state, minus is a operator
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ilikephysics2 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
they are basically the same though
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sauravshakya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Negative means false
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it can be true also, if the original is false hehe in logic, id like to think, negative as opposite direction, and minus is just a removal of some part, from the whole
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akash_809 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think ganesh is right, you can say theta squre root of a negative numbers is not defined, but you can't say that square root of minus number or minus of a numer is not defined, so you can't use negative and minus synonymously.
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akash_809 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sry its that the instaed of theta in previous comment
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so a minus requires a reference point?
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akash_809 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@UnkleRhaukus yes obviously minus would require a refrence point as far as i know.
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
and in the case that no reference pint has been specified , why can't we always assume it is zero?
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akash_809 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you can always assume that, but the only point i tried to make was that minus and negative can't be used interchangibly,
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akash_809 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so you can't say they are the same
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what is a single example where it matters ?
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i want an example
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
suppose b is positive, negative b means, b IS negative minus b means, b is positive, but we just removing the quantity b from ?
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
from the original zero
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes from the original zero, its a must i guess when we talk negative numbers to take 0 as reference hmm
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dianosaur Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
minus is the actual operation of subtracting numbers. The negative sign indicates the integer. For example 5  (3). The  in the middle is the minus and the  in the bracket would be the negative. You could consider them as being the same honestly. If you look at 5  3, it could be rewritten as 5  (+3) and so on.
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1349329129825:dw
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1349329163496:dw
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[\large\ddot\eta\]
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1349329183017:dw
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1349329235832:dw
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
though, with reference to 5, the top quantity is less, its not a ve state. where as, the bottom quantity IS in ve state. coz its in opposite direction.
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shubhamsrg Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well there is a grammatical difference atleast.. suppose you have 5 and 3 5 minus 3 makes sense,, but 5 negative 3 ? will that be right ?
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Kimberlina Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
negative makes a number opposite of positive of positive and minus is the reason a question is subtraction
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shunyao Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think minus is a algorithms ,and negative is a description of the results of this algorithms
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[\Large\begin{array}{cc}\hline\\ \Psi&\neg\Psi\\ \hline \\T&F\\ F&T\\\hline\end{array}\]
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