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Q: If you divide a positive number by a negative number is the answer positive or negative?

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You divide the negative number by a positive number for it to stay positive. And you divide the negative number by a negative number for it to become positive.

Yes, if you divide a positive number by a negative number the result will be a negative number

It will be negative.

You will end up with a positive number. With integers, if you multiply or divide an even amount of negative numbers, the answer will be positive and if you multiply or divide an odd amount, the answer will be negative.

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Dividing a negative number by a positive number results in a negative answer.

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A positive number divided by a negative number, or vice versa, will give you a negative number.

When you divide or multiply positive and negative numbers, you first do the division or multiplication as normal. The next step is to assess whether or not the answer will be negative or positive. If the two numbers of the question were the same (negative and negative or positive and positive) then the answer will be positive. If the two numbers in the question were different (one negative and one positive) then the answer will be negative. Thus, if you divide a negative number by a positive number, the result will be the same as normal division, but the answer will be negative.

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The same way as with a positive number. Just make the answer negative.

A negative number divided by a positive number, or a positive number divided by a negative number, results in a negative number.

If you divide a positive number (it doesn't really matter if it is an integer or a fraction) by a negative number, the result is negative.

A negative number is always the result.

Divide like normal. When dividing, if one number is negative and the other number is positive, the answer is negative. So the answer would be negative. For example, -24/8 = -3.

The same way that you divide two positive numbers. Just remember at the end that the result is negative.

A positive number divided by a negative number is negative. The same happens if you divide a negative number by a positive number - the result will also be negative.yes

The result is negative in this case.

Actually it does, whenever you mulitply and divide two negative and two positive numbers they always equal a positive number. When you multiply and divide a negative and positive they always equal a negative number.

The process is no different to normal division it's simply that the result is negative. If you divide a negative number by a positive number then the result is negative. Equally, if you divide a positive number by a negative number then the result is also negative. -3373 ÷ 2319 = -1.4545 (4dp)

You can multiply or divide it by any negative number.

You multiply the negative number by the reciprocal of the fraction.

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Same as regular division with positive numbers. Its just that a negative number divided by another negative numbers equals a positive number.