Q: What does a positive 3 minus a negative 4 equals?

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It depends. (a) a positive minus a smaller positive is positive, (b) a positive minus a positive of the same size is zero, and (c) a positive minus a bigger positive is negative. For example, (a) 8 - 6 = 2 (b) 8 - 8 = 0 (c) 8 - 11 = -3

Positive 3 plus negative 5 minus negative 2 minus positive 4 is equal to -4.

Negative 2 minus 3 equals negative five

(-3)-(4)=(-3)+4=1 Minus times minus equals plus. The reason for this we need not discuss.

well it depends what positive is being misused by the negative lets say it was, Example:-3 - +3 then that would equal 0 because when you minusing or plussing a negative with a positive the terms are backwards

When you multiply a negative number by a positive number then the product is always negative. When you multiply a positive number by a negative number then the product is always negative. ( - 2 ) ( + 3 ) = - 6 ( - 4 ) ( 1 ) = - 4 ( - 1 ) 2 = - 2 ( + 2 ) ( - 2 ) = - 4 ( 3 ) ( - 2 ) = - 6 4 ( - 2 ) = - 8

8 minus negative three or 8--3 equal positive 11. The double negative converts the minus sign into a plus sign and the negative into a positive.

Positive minus a negative = positive plus a positive two negatives make a positive 3- (-1) = 3 + 1 = 4 5- (-7) = 12

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-4 - (-3) = -4 + 3 = -1 When there are two negatives the answer is positive =7

-3 minus -2 is -1.

3 minus -9 is 12.

3-(-9) Considering a negative plus a negative equals a positive your equation can be rewritten as 3+9 Which equals 12

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4--3= 7 it is the same as 4+3=7. minus a negative is like plus a positive

The answer is positive 9. Negative plus negaitve is a positive.

3 minus -1 is 4.

3 minus -6 is 9.

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