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anonymous

  • one year ago

Why is a negitive times a negitive a postive.

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  1. Peridot
    • one year ago
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    Because they both cancel each other out. For example, 4•4=16, and the same answer would still be the same if you made all of the 4's negatives. (ex. -4•-4=16 still because negatives cancel each other out!) Hope this helps!

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I'm with @peridot

  3. Peridot
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    Because they both cancel each other out. For example, 4•4=16, and the same answer would still be the same if you made all of the 4's negatives. (ex. -4•-4=16 still because negatives cancel each other out!) Hope this helps!

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