anonymous
  • anonymous
Which expression has a value of –12? A. –4 – (–8) B. 3 – 9 C. –16 – (–4) D. –6 – 18
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anonymous
  • anonymous
D?
♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
No. A negative minus a positive is just increasing the negative.
anonymous
  • anonymous
C

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♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
Yes.
BishopPatton
  • BishopPatton
It is definitely C.
♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
-16 -(-4) is the same as -16 + 4, which is -12.
BishopPatton
  • BishopPatton
yes... she is right
anonymous
  • anonymous
so negative and negative is a positive, positive and positive is positive
BishopPatton
  • BishopPatton
yes
anonymous
  • anonymous
what about positive and negative and negative and positive
anonymous
  • anonymous
i get mixed up on those
♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
16 - 4 = 12 -16 + 4 = -12
♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
-16 + 4 = decreaseing the negative
♪Chibiterasu
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♪Chibiterasu
  • ♪Chibiterasu
If you think about the number line it makes a lot more sense.
anonymous
  • anonymous
c
anonymous
  • anonymous
thanks

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