Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-4 Properties of Real Numbers - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 12

Answer

The multiplication property of −1

Work Step by Step

The multiplication property of −1 states that the product of a real number and −1 is the negative of that number. This problem shows that when −1 is multiplied by x, it becomes −x, which is the negative of x.
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