Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 1 - Section 1.3 - The Real Numbers - Exercise Set: 7

Answer

$-4,000,000,000$

Work Step by Step

A deficit in budget means there is a shortage. Thus, a budget deficit is represented by a negative number Therefore, a budget deficit of 4 billion dollars is expressed by $-4,000,000,000$.
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