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# How would you work out -12x-3?

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Carlo Johns

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Harry G

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

How would you work out -12 x -3?

Applying the rule above:

-12 x -3

= 12 x 3

= **36**

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