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How would you divide -9 by -3?

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Aubrey Hane


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Harry G

Two negatives make a positive. Dividing a negative number by another negative number, therefore, equals a positive number. The same holds for multiplication.


How would you divide -9 by -3?


Applying the rule above:


-9/-3

= 9/3

= 3/1

= 3



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