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anonymous

  • one year ago

WILL MEDAL AND FAN What is the sum? –25 + (–18)

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    You have 2 negatives being added. You can add them up without the negative signs. Then make the final result negative

  2. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    example: -2 + (-7) = -9 because 2+7 = 9. Then make the result negative.

  3. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    in my example it is, but my example doesn't match your problem

  4. jim_thompson5910
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    the answer to your question isn't 9 or -9

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I know.. So is the answer to the problem is -7?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    There ya go lol

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you!

  8. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    no you add 25 to 18 to get ??? then you make that result negative

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Oh I did subtraction instead of addition. the real answer is 43?

  10. jim_thompson5910
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    -43

  11. jim_thompson5910
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    25+18 = 43 make the result negative 43 ----> -43

  12. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    you can think of it as (25 ious) + (18 ious) = (43 ious) 43 ious = -43 dollars

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh damn Ithought it said subtract..

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