## Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

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# Chapter R - Section R.2 - Operations on Real Numbers - R.2 Exercises - Page 20: 5

#### Answer

The difference between two positive numbers is negative if $\underline{\text{the 2nd number is greater than the 1st number}}.$

#### Work Step by Step

The correct answer is: The 2nd number is greater than the 1st number.

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