Multiplying And Dividing Negative Numbers

 Let's dive into solving word problems that involve multiplying and dividing negative numbers together.

Welcome to Multiplying and Dividing Negative Numbers!


 Negative numbers represent values less than zero. For example, if you owe $5, your bank balance is -5.

Understanding Negative Numbers


 When you multiply two negative numbers, the result is positive. For example, (-2) * (-3) = 6. Think of it as "two negatives make a positive."

Multiplying Negative Numbers


 When you divide a negative number by another negative number, the result is positive. For example, (-6) ÷ (-2) = 3. Again, "two negatives make a positive."

Dividing Negative Numbers


 Let's solve some word problems together to solidify our understanding of multiplying and dividing negative numbers.

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