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The product or quotient of two numbers that have the same sign is positive. The product or quotient of two numbers with different signs is negative.

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Are the rules for multiplying and dividing signed integers different or the same?

The rules are not the same.Multiplication is commutative whereas division is not.Multiplication is associative whereas division is not.



What are the rules in adding subtracting multiplying and dividing integers?

Adding integers, if they have the same sign, add their absolute values and keep the same sign. Subtracting, change the sign of the 2nd number and the add using rules of addition. Multiplying and dividing, Divide the absolute values, if the signs are the same the answer is positive, if the signs are different the answer is negative.


What are the examples of the uses of integers?

adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing





What are the rules of dividing integers?

It will be the same as dividing positives but if it is a negetive divided by a postive the answer will still be negative


Is there a difference between multiplying and dividing integers?

Multiplying is the opposite of dividing, whether it be using integers or other numbers and variables. Technically, multiplying and dividing integers is different, but the two processes are very strongly related to each other. For example, if one multiplies two and two together, one gets four as an answer. If one then divides four by two, one gets two. The multiplication of the 2 was reversed by the division of the 2.


How can properties be used to prove rules for multiplying integers?

The answer depends on which properties are being used to prove which rules.


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.


What does dividing integers mean?

Integers are whole numbers. Dividing integers is simply dividing whole numbers. Dividing 9 by 3 is dividing two integers, as is dividing 28 by 7. Dividing integers is one of the easiest of math problems you will encounter suring school.


What signs are used when mulitiplying and dIviding integers would the signs be the same and the answer negative?

positive x positive = positive negative x negative = positive positive x negative = negative negative x positive = negative The same rules apply for dividing, since dividing is actually multiplying by the reciprical.


Who created the rules for multiplying and dividing exponents?

It wasn't necessary to 'create' any rules. They follow logically from the definition of exponents.


What is the rule for multiplying and dividing integers?

i dunno if this is the answer youre looking for. negative x negative = positive negative x positive = negative positive x positive = positive same thing with dividing integers its really simple.


The quotient of two negative integers is?

It's a positive number. Here's the rule: In multiplication and division . . . -- If both numbers have the same sign, then the result of multiplying or dividing them is positive. -- If the two numbers have different signs, then the result of multiplying or dividing them is negative.


What are the rules adding and subtracting exponents?

When multiplying something with exponents, you add it. When dividing something with exponents, you subtract it.


What are the rules of multiplying and dividing exponents?

1. Find the value of the exponent. 2. Multiply or divide normally.


How do you multiply and divide integers?

Multiplying and dividing integers is real easy. All you have to do is do regular dividing and multiplying keeping in mind these simple rules: RULES: 1: When multiplying or dividing integers, when the numbers are a positive, positive they equal a positive. When the numbers are negative, negative they equal a positive. In other words, same signs equal positive. 2: This rule is very similar to the rule above. The only change is that when the signs are different, they equal a negative. ( negative, positive= negative, positive, negative= negative.) Please correct me if I'm wrong. Multiply integers- my notes from class positive x positive= positive positive x negative= negative negative x negative= positive Divide integers- again my notes from class positive divided by a positive= positive negative divided by a negative= positive negative divided by a positive= negative Dividing integers are simple if the number has a different sign than the other it is always negative but if they have the same sign its always positive ex. -20/5=-4 ex. -20/-4=-5



What is the rule for multiplying and dividing integers with unlike and like signs?

Like signs give a positive answer. Unlike signs give a negative answer.


What is the inverse operation of multiplying by 2?

The inverse of multiplying is dividing, so dividing by 2.


How are adding subtracting decimals different from multiplying them?

They aren't. The rules are the same as those for adding/subtracting or multiplying integers. Just be careful of the decimal point's location.


Why are the rules for multiplying and dividing rational numbers the same?

The question has no sensible answer because its proposition is not true. Multiplication is commutative, division is not, so the rules are NOT the same.


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