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# What is multiplicative property of negative one?

## Answer

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###### October 04, 2012 3:21AM

Definition: When you multiply a number by −1 it becomes the opposite of what you multiplied by −1.

Example: −1 x 5= −5

-5 is the opposite of 5, so it's the multiplicative property! Yay! c:

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