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# How would you work out -24 divided by -6?

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Abel Hammes

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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 work out -24 divided by -6?

Applying the rule above:

-24/-6

= 24/6

= 4/1

= **4**

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