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  • one year ago

Which problems result in a positive number? Choose all answers that are correct. A. B. –6 – (–8.1) C. –5.7 + 2.4 D. 7.5 – (–1.4)

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  1. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    which do you think?

  2. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Hint: If there are an even amount of negative signs the solution will be POSITIVE If there is an odd amount of negative signs the solution will be NEGATIVE

  3. Hero
    • one year ago
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    The next person that gives answers ...

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    B and D

  5. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Not quite look at how many negatives B has

  6. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    And where is A?

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    2

  8. anonymous
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    opps ill get that up

  9. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    \(\huge\color{red}{–6 – (–8.1)}\)

  10. Hero
    • one year ago
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    @pooja195 what's -6 -(-8.1)?

  11. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    Thats B the asker claims it has 2 negative signs it does not

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    -2 1/8 - 3 1/4

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    is A

  14. Hero
    • one year ago
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    B and D are correct as @slade correctly stated.

  15. pooja195
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    ?

  16. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    it has 3 negative signs

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no its minus sine

  18. pooja195
    • one year ago
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    nvm thats right... it turns out to be 2.1 :) my bad sorry! yes B and D are right :)

  19. Hero
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    -6 -(-8.1) = -6 + 8.1 = 8.1 - 6 = 2.1

  20. Hero
    • one year ago
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    So 2.1 is indeed positive.

  21. anonymous
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    thankes who do i give a medal

  22. pooja195
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    Hero :)

  23. Hero
    • one year ago
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    Slade gets the medal for getting it right to begin with.

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