# 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.

### 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 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 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.

### How do you multiply positive and negative integers?

The product of a positive and a negative number (integer or otherwise) is negative. For example, (4) x (-3) = -12.

### What can you say about the product of an integer and a positive integer?

-- The product is an integer. -- If the original two integers are both positive, then the product is positive. -- If the original two integers have different signs, then the product is negative.

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

It is positive as for example: -2*-2*-2*-2 = 16

### 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.

### What is the sign of an integer of the product of a positive integer and a negative integer?

Negative, as for example: 5 times -4 = -20

### Is the product of a negative integer and its opposite negative?

Negative times positive equals negative.

### What is the product of an integer larger than zero and an integer smaller than zero?

positive times negative equals negative

### 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.

### Are the sum of two negative integers positive?

No. Two negative integers added together will never equal a positive integer. It is the product of two negative integers that is positive.

### Why is the product of a positive integer and a negative integer a negative integer?

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### When is the product of a negative integer and positive integer less than both of its factors?

That's always the case.

### What is the rule in dividing integers?

The rule in dividing integers is to divide the absolute values. Two positive integers or two negative integers equals positive product. If one integer is positive and the other is negative, the product is negative.

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

The product would be a positive integer.

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

When the positive integer is greater than the negative integer.

### 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.

### 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.

### When is a product of a negative integer and positive integer less than both of its factors?

When its multiplied by anything greater than one

### 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 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.

### When you multiply 1 integer by another integerthat is a whole number but not a counting number what is the product?

It is still an integer, which could be negative or positive.

### 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.

### What is the rules for multiplication integers?

When multiplying integers, multiplying by the same sign will always produce a positive integer. Such as a negative times a negative equals a positive. If the signs are different then the product will be a negative.

### 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.

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

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

### When two different prime numbers are multiplied can the product be a negative integer?

Since prime numbers are defined as positive integers, any product of prime numbers will be positive.

### 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

### 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.

### How do the rules for multiplying integers compare to the rules for dividing integers?

The product of two positive integers or two negative integers is positive. The product of a positive integer and a negative integer is negative. The quotient of two positive integers or two negative integers is positive. The quotient of a positive integer and a negative integer is negative. You multiply or divide integers just as you do whole numbers, except you must keep track of the signs. To multiply or divide signed integers, always multiply… Read More

### 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 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.