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 1.7 - Multiplication and Division of Real Numbers - Exercise Set: 135

Answer

False; The addition of two negative numbers will result in a negative number, while multiplying them will result in a positive number.

Work Step by Step

This is false because even though multiplication of 2 negative numbers will result in a positive number, the addition of two negative numbers will actually result in a negative number.
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