# What is the rule of subtraction?

What is the rule of subtraction?

## What is the rule of subtraction?

Rule of Subtraction The probability that event A will occur is equal to 1 minus the probability that event A will not occur.

## What is the first rule in subtracting integers?

1. Change the sign of the number to be subtracted and add them up.

What are the rules for subtracting integers with different signs?

Subtracting two integers with different signs is done by changing the sign of the integer that is subtracted. Then, we need to check if both the integers become positive, the result will be positive and if both the integers are negative, then the result will be negative.

### What is the rule of adding and subtracting integers?

To add integers having the same sign, keep the same sign and add the absolute value of each number. To add integers with different signs, keep the sign of the number with the largest absolute value and subtract the smallest absolute value from the largest. Subtract an integer by adding its opposite.

How do you subtract positive and negative numbers?

Rule 4: Subtracting a negative number from a positive number – turn the subtraction sign followed by a negative sign into a plus sign.