Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-4 Properties of Real Numbers - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 26: 12


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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