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## Numbers & Operations - The Real & Complex Number Systems 222-226

### Unit 2: Lesson 2

Multiplication & division word problems with negatives

# Interpreting multiplication & division of negative numbers

Let's think about the meaning of negative numbers in different situations.

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• What is a fraction times a negative integer?(I really mean it)
• A positive fraction times a negative integer is a negative fraction. For example; 4/6 * -3 = -12/18
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