# If a negative is divided by a positive is it negative?

Yes. Negative/negative = positive Postive/Positive = positive Negative/Positive - negative

### When you divided a negative number by a positive number witth the answer be positive or negative?

A negative divided by a positive is negative. A negative divided by a negative is positive. A positive divided by a positive is positive. A positive divided by a negative is negative.

### What does a positive divided by a positive equal?

It equals to a positive. Positive divided Negative=Negative Negative divided Negative =Positive

### What is the sign of the quotient of two positive integers?

The quotient of two positive integers will be positive. A positive divided by a positive is positive. A positive divided by a negative is negative. A negative divided by a positive is negative. A negative divided by a negative is positive.

### How are multiplying integers and dividing integers alike?

a negative x a negative= a positive, a positive x a positive= a positive, a negative x a positive= a negative, and a positive x a negative= a negative. Same thing with division. a negative divided by a negative= a positive, a positive divided by a positive= a positive, a negative divided by a positive= a negative, and a positive divided by a negative is a negative. U see?

### Is a negative divided by a negative a positive number?

negative times negative is positive negative divided by a negative is a postive negative times a positive is a negative negative divided by a positive is a negative

### A negative times or divided by a positive equals a?

A Negative times or divided by a Positive equals a Negative A Negative times or divided by a Negative gives a Positive A Positive times or divided by a Negative gives a Negative A Positive times or Divided by a Positive gives a Positive Zero is neither Positive or Negative so anything times Zero is not Positive or Negative.

### What sign is the answer to a minus divided by a minus?

a negative divided or multiplied by a negative is a positive a negative and a positive multiplied or divided by each other is a negative a negative divided or multiplied by a negative is a positive a negative and a positive multiplied or divided by each other is a negative

### 6 divided by negative 1?

-6 Yes the answer would be -6. But in order to get that answer you must know this: positive divided by a positive = positive positive divided by a negative = a negative negative divided by a positive = a negative negative divided by a negative = positive (also note: it's the same formula for multiplying)

### If a negative is divided by a positive what does it equal?

If a negative is divided by a positive, the resulting quotient will be negative. If a negative is divided by another negative, the quotient would be positive.

### What is minus 18 divided by plus 9?

First, do the division--18%9=2. Then, look at the signs. A negative divided by a positive is a negative. A positive divided by a negative is a negative. A positive divided by a positive is a positive. A negative divided by a negative. So, -18%9 is -2. Good luck!

### What is negative divided a positive?

it is negative. negative/negative = positive. negative/positive = negative

### What is a positive number divided by a negative number?

A positive divided by a negative is a negative number.

### Is a negative divided by a positive zero?

There is no such thing as a positive or a negative zero. A negative divided by a positive is a negative, and a positive divided by a negative is a negative. If you have a negative and a positive, the answer will be a negative. But if you have two negatives or two positives as the dividend and divisor, the answer will be a positive. In other words, dividing two positives or two negatives will… Read More

### Is a negative number divided by a negative number equal to a positive or a negative number?

A negative divided by a negative is a positive.

### A negative number divided by a positive?

Rules When Dividing Positive and Negative Numbers: Rule 1: A positive number divided by a negative number gives you a negative number. Rule 2: A negative Number divided by a negative number gives you a positive number Rule 3: A positive number divided by a positive number gives you a positive number.

### What a negative divided by a positive?

A negative divided by a positive is negative. An example is -2/6= -3

### Positive divided by a negative?

The rules for division are the same as for multiplication. Positive multiplied (or divided) by negative is negative.

### What is 40 divided by minus 10?

The first step to doing this is to ignore the minus or negative signs and just do the division. In this case we have 40/10 which comes out as 4. The next step is to assess if this is negative or positive. A negative divided by a negative produces a positive. A positive divided by a positive produces a positive. Otherwise, the answer is a negative. In this case we have a positive divided by… Read More

### Is a positive divided by a positive equal a positive?

Yes, the only time a quotient is negative is when a negative and a positive number are divided.

### What is 256 divided by-32 divided by-4?

The answer is 2. However, if you did 256 divided by positive 32 divided by positive 4, you would get the same answer. Just as a negative times a negative equals a positive, so does a negative divided by a negative.

### When dividing negative number by a positive number what is the results?

A negative number divided by a positive number will be a negative number. For example: -20 / 4 = -5 -100 / 2 = -50 Here are the other cases of division by positive or negative numbers. A negative number divided by a negative number would be a positive number. A positive number divided by a positive number would be a positive number. A positive number divided by a negative number would be a negative… Read More

### What is -45 divided by 3?

-45 / 3 = -15 A negative number divided by a positive number will be negative, however a negative divided by a negative will be positive.

### A negative divided by a negative equals?

A negative divided or multiplied by a negative is always positive. Just like how in English, a double-negative is positive.

### What ia a negative divided by a positive?

A negative number divided by a positive number results in another negative number.

### What is negative number divided by a positive number?

A negative number divided by a positive number equals a negative result.

### Is a negative divide by a positive a negative?

Yes a negative divided by a positive is a negative! :)

### Is a negative divided by a negative a posotive?

Negative divided by a negative is always a positive.

### Is a positive divided by a negative a negative?

yes because a negative X a negative is a positive, thus a positive/a negative=a negative

### What is a negative divided by a positive divided by a negative?

The best way to figure this out would be to use an example. So suppose you had a -20 and divided that by a positive 5. That would give you a -4. Take that -4 and divide it by a -2 which would give you a positive 2 (knowing that two negative numbers cancel out to make a positive number). Thus a negative divided by a positive divided by a negative would give you a… Read More

### What is negative six divided by negative eight?

The same as positive six divided by positive eight.

### What does a positive number divided by a negative number equal?

A positive number divided by a negative number equals a negative number.

### Why 10 divided by -2 is -5?

A negative times a positive is always negative. Similarly, a positive divided by a negative is negative.

### What is -12 divided by plus 3?

-12/3 = -4 Negative / positive or positive/negative = negative Positive/positive or negative/negative = positive

### What is 36 divided by negative 6?

the answer to 36รท-6=-6. this is because a positive divided by a negative equals a negative. a negative multiplied by a negative equals a positive.

### How do you divide integers?

To divide negative and positive numbers, first, look at the signs (= or -) If there is -__divided by -__, that will equal +___. So, same equal positive... and different equals negative. EX. -9 dvided by +3= -3 (different signs, negative answer) +9 divided by -3 = -3 (different signs, negative answer) +9 divided by +3= +3 (same signs, positive answer) -9 divided by -3= +3 (same signs, positive answer) Something that my teacher taught… Read More

### Is positive divided by negative negative or positive?

Yes, when a positive is divided by a negative, it is negative. ex: 4/-2 would equal -2. It takes two negatives to make a positive in math when you are multiplying or dividing.

### Negative divided by a negative equal?

A negative number divided by a negative number has a positive result.

### Is a negative divided by a negative the same as a positive times a positive?

Well a negative times a negative equals a positive while as a positive times a positive equals a positive.

### Does twelve divided by minus four equal three?

No, 12/-4 = -3 A negative times negative is positive, so positive divided by negative is a negative.

### If a negative number is divided by a positive number will the outcome be positive or negative?

ALways negative.