## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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# Chapter 9 - Basic Algebra - 9.2 Adding and Subtracting Signed Numbers - 9.2 Exercises: 43

#### Answer

Negative twenty plus negative three

#### Work Step by Step

In this exercise, we are adding negative three to negative twenty. Therefore, in words, the statement $-20+(-3)$ can be written as "Negative twenty plus negative three."

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