## 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!

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

# Understanding Negative Numbers

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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

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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

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

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