Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.5 Addition of Real Numbers - 1.5 Exercise Set: 3

Answer

Subtract; negative

Work Step by Step

When adding a positive and a negative number, subtract to find their difference, and then make the sign that of the number with the largest absolute value (-11 is larger so we make it negative).
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