### When you subtract a positive integer by a positive integer do you get a positive integer?

If the integer subtracted is smaller than or equal to the first integer, then the answer is positive. Otherwise, if the integer subtracted is larger, then the answer is negative.

### When does a positive integer and a negative integer equal a positive integer?

When they are added together and the absolute value of the positive integer is bigger than the absolute value of the negative integer or when the negative integer is subtracted from the positive integer.

### Negative integer is subtracted from a negative integer?

Subtracting a negative is like adding a positive.

### If a negative integer is subtracted from a positive integer can the answer be 0?

No, any negative number subtracted from a positive is like addition. For example 1 - (-1) is the same as 1 + 1, so by adding two positive numbers you can't get zero.

### How do you compare a positive and a negative integer?

One (negative) is preceded by a - sign and the other (positive) is not. Negative integers have values less than zero, whereas positive integers have values greater than zero. If a positive and negative integer are made up of the same digits and in the same order (e.g., 2 and -2, or 896 and -896), then when added together they will equal zero. If, however, one is subtracted from the other, then they will equal… Read More

### What integer divided by positive 5 equals the difference when positive 2 is subtracted from negative 4?

x/5=-4-2 x=(-6)*5 x=-30 the integer is -30

### A positive integer plus a negative integer equals what?

Any positive integer plus any negative integer will always equal an integer. The results will be either a positive integer, a negative integer or zero. it depends which is bigger. if the positive integer is bigger the answer will be positive. and if the negative integer is bigger the answer will be negative.

### When a positive integer is subtracted from a positive integer the difference is a positive intteger?

Only if the first positive integer is greater. 4 - 9 = -5

### Is the product of a negative and positive integer a negative?

Yes. The product of a negative integer and a positive integer is a negative integer.

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

If you subtract a positive from a negative, you will get a negative.

### What negative number and positive number subtracted equal positive 7?

A negative number subtracted by a positive number will always end up negative.

### When is the sum of a positive integer and a negative integer positive?

When the positive integer is greater than the negative integer.

### Are decimals positive integers or negative integers?

A decimal can be a positive integer or a negative integer or neither of the above. For example: 26.0 is a positive integer. -52.0 is a negative integer. 26.2 is not an integer at all. 0.0 is an integer, but is neither positive nor negative.

### Is it true that the sum of a negative integer and a positive integer is always positive?

It depends, if a number with positive integers is greater than the number with the negative integer therefore the sum will be in positive integer. And if the number with positive integer is less than the number with the number with negative integer then the sum will be in negative integer.

### When is the sum of a positive integer and a negative integer positvie?

The sum of a positive integer and a negative integer is positive when the positive integer is greater. For example: 9 + (-5) = 4 In this case, the positive integer 9 is greater than the negative integer 5. Therefore, the sum is positive.

### Is a negative integer times a negative integer equal to a positive integer?

Yes, and also a negative integer divided by a negative integer is equal to a positive number (but not necessarily an integer).

### How do you get a negative integer with a positive integer and a negative integer?

As long as the negative integer is greater than the positive integer, a negative integer will result from addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

### Is the difference of a positive integer and negative integer always a positive?

No, a positive minus a negative can be either or positive or a negative.

### Is the sum of a positive and negative integer always negative?

No. The sum of a positive integer and a negative integer has the same sign as the larger integer.

### What is the sum of a negative integer from a positive integer?

subtract the negative from the positive

### What is the product of greatest negative integer and smallest positive integer?

The smallest positive integer is 1. 1 is the multiplicative identity; ie anything times 1 is itself. The greatest negative integer is the most positive negative integer which is -1. Therefore the product of the greatest negative integer and the smallest positive integer is the greatest negative integer which is -1.

### What is the opposite of the integer -4?

4. The opposite of an integer is a positive if the integer is negative and negative it the integer is positive.

### What does a negative subtract a positive equal?

a negative subtracted by a positive will always equal a negative.

### Does the sum of a positive integer and a negative integer always positive?

Not necessarily. That only applies if the positive integer is greater than the negative integer in absolute value. An integer.

### When you multiply positive integer by negative integer what did you get?

you get a negative integer

### What are the rules in multiplying integers?

Let's use N to represent any number. N x N = N N x -N = -N -N x -N = N So the rules are: A positive integer times a positive integer will be a positive integer A positive integer times a negative integer will be a negative integer A negative integer times a negative integer will be a positive integer.

### When a negative number is subtracted from a positive number is the difference always positive?

Yes, a negative number subtracted from a positive number will always be positive. Subtracting a negative number is the same as adding the opposite of the negative number. The opposite of a negative number is always positive. A positive number plus a positive number is always positive.

### The product of any two integers is a positive integer?

No, if a negative integer is multiplied by a positive integer, the product is negative. However, if both of the integers are either positive or negative, the product is positive.

### What is a negative integer minus a negative integer?

negative*negative=positive ex. negative 2*negative 2= positive 4

### Negative 6 subtracted by positive 12?

-6-12=18 Answer: Negative 6 = -6 Positive 12 = 12 So, negative 6 subtracted by positive 12 is -6 – 12. - 6 – 12 = - (6 + 12) = - (18) Therefore, negative 6 subtracted by positive 12 is -18. Source: www.icoachmath.com

### Does a positive integer multiplied by a negative integer equal a negative integer?

All negative integers, when multiplied by a positive integer, or vice versa, will result in a negative integer. I. E. 5*-5=-25

### Why does the product of an integer multiplied by itself cannot be negative?

There are just three possible cases: Positive integer: positive x positive = positive. Negative integer: negative x negative = positive. Zero: zero x zero = zero.

### When a positive number is subtracted from zero what is the correct answer?

When a positive number is subtracted from zero the result is a negative number.

### Is 0 positive integer or negative integer?

Zero counts as neither positive nor negative. It is a neutral integer

### An integer is negative positive or?

An integer is any negative or positive whole number, or zero.

### What is an unsigned integer?

Having an unsigned integer means that the integer is positive, and not negative; literally, the integer is unsigned and assumed to be positive. The unsigned integer 8 is positive-eight, not negative-eight.

### Is the difference of a positive integer and a negative integer always negative?

No, because if the positive was 8, and the negative was -4, the difference would be positive four.

### What is the product of a negative integer and a negative integer?

A negative integer multiplied by a negative integer is always a positive integer product. -x * -y = xy

### What sign do you get when you divide a positive integer by a negative integer?

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.

### When is the sum of a positive integer and a negative integer negative?

When the absolute value of the negative number is higher than the positive number.

### When you multiply a positive integer by a negative integer is the result positive or negative?

Example 5 × −6 = −30 therefore it is negative.

### Is the difference of a negative integer and a negative integer is always negative?

no sometimes there positive i

### When is the sum of a positive integer and a negative integer zero?

When the absolute value of the positive integer is the same as the absolute value of the negative one.